|McNay, Marion Koogler|
|other cities||DeGraff, OH; El Dorado, KS; Chicago, IL;|
Art collector, philanthropist, and founder of the Marion Koogler McNay Art Museum.
The McNay Art Museum continues to build on an already strong collection of 19th- and 20th-century European and American paintings and sculpture by significant artists ranging from Paul Cézanne, Vincent van Gogh, Auguste Rodin, Henri Matisse, and Pablo Picasso, to Edward Hopper, Georgia O’Keeffe, John Sloan, and Marsden Hartley.
Marion Koogler McNay Art Institute chgd. its name in 1983 to Marion Koogler McNay Art Museum.
Marion Koogler McNay was married five times:
Don Denton McNay (1917–1918)
Charles N. Phillips (1921–1926)
Dr. Donald Atkinson (1926-1936)
Victor Higgins (1937–1940)
and Adelbert E. Quest (1940–1941)
After her divorce from Atkinson and
subsequent divorces, she returned to her first husband’s name, which the museum
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