Fragments of the Invisible, marks the American debut of 34 works from the René and Odette Delenne collection of Congo sculpture. The Cleveland Museum of Art acquired the collection in 2010 through a partial gift/purchase arrangement with Odette Delenne. Increasing the museum’s African collection by over ten percent, this acquisition elevates the collection to one of the finest in North America.
Catalogue of valuable original oil paintings, choice engravings, being the private collections of the late John Neagle, artist, on Saturday, March 31st, 1866.
At the north end of the reference collection, humbly housed in beige cabinets, rest thousands of postcards. These penny postcard images, sent as modern novelties, carry messages of well being and adventure. In this series we follow our intrepid traveler from city to city on a world tour.