Third major gift of Steichen photographs broadens Block Museum teaching collection

Northwestern University’s Block Museum of Art has acquired 41 silver gelatin and platinum prints by renowned American artist Edward Steichen from collectors Richard and Jackie Hollander. The donation broadens the museum’s already significant holding of vintage prints by Steichen. The gift is the third to the museum from the Hollander family, who donated 49 Steichen […]

Block Museum Receives Gift of Photographs by Edward Steichen

Northwestern University’s Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art is one of three institutions receiving an extraordinary gift of vintage photographs by Edward Steichen from collectors Richard and Jackie Hollander. The Hollanders have donated 49 gelatin silver prints by Steichen, universally regarded as one of the most important photographers of the 20th century, to the Block. […]