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Top African American Art Collector Describes his Journey

Sept. 9, 2011
Press Release #11-161


African American art collector Robert Steele will describe the impact of his collection at a public talk at 4:45 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21, in Boyden Gallery at St. Mary’s College of Maryland. He and his wife, Jean, spent years searching print workshops for great art by some of the nation’s leading artists. Thirty-two works from the collection are on display at the gallery this fall. Boyden Gallery in Montgomery Hall is open 11 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays.