Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University
The oldest of Harvard’s three museums, the Fogg Museum, located in Cambridge, Massachusetts opened to the public in 1896. The Museum is known for its holdings of Western paintings, sculpture, decorative arts, photographs, prints and drawings from the Middle Ages through present. Strengths of the collection include Italian Renaissance, British Pre-Raphaelite, and French art from the nineteenth century along with nineteenth and 20th century American paintings and drawings. The Wertheim Collection is one of the finest collections of impressionist and post-impressionist masterpieces and sculptures and includes works by Paul Cezanne, Edgar Degas, Edouard Manet, Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, and Vincent Van Gogh.