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French Invasion

Paley Collection brings European classics to Crystal Bridges...

Posted: March 14, 2014 at 6 a.m.

PHOTO COURTESY Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art William S. Paley spent many years as president of the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. The museum now owns many of the works he collected. Here, Paley, who died in 1990, stands in front of a work by Picasso.
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PHOTO COURTESY Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art William S. Paley spent many years as president of the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. The museum now owns many of the works he collected. Here, Paley, who died in 1990, stands in front of a work by Picasso.

William S. Paley bought these works to admire them. And their relative size is important to understanding the what and whys of the William S. Paley Collection, which goes on display Saturday at the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville. The exhibit, called "The William S. Paley Collection: A Taste for Modernism," will be on show through July 7.

FAQ

‘The William S. Paley Collection:

A Taste for Modernism’

WHEN — Saturday through July 7

WHERE — Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville

COST — $8 for the general public; free for members

INFO — 418-5700 or crystalbridges.org

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