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Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum to present loan exhibition at 2017 Winter Antiques Show

Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum to present loan exhibition at 2017 Winter Antiques Show

Pieces from the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum, one of the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg, will travel to New York City in January in a special loan exhibition at the Winter Antiques Show at Park Avenue Armory.

Announced Monday by the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, "Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum: Revolution and Evolution" features some of the finest pieces from the museum's more than 7,000 item collection--a collection built around 420 objects given to the foundation in 1939 by Abby Aldrich Rockefeller, according to a Colonial Williamsburg press release.

The loan exhibition, celebrating Mrs. Rockefeller's legacy, kicks off the museum's...

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