One-hundred and forty-five new pieces of art will be added to the collection
Mark and Janet Hilbert, founders of the Hilbert Museum of California Art at Chapman University, recently donated 145 new art pieces to the museum’s collection, worth approximately $1.1 million. The gift includes building up a group of women artists, with 14 women artists represented, and adds a total of 56 new artists to the museum collection. Most pieces fall within the category of California Scene painting—a genre of watercolors and oils depicting everyday life in the Golden State.
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