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Kress Collection
Digital Archive

Kress Collection Digital Archive
virtually unites objects in the Kress Collection and illustrates their history, acquisition, condition and care, and distribution. Data and digitized archival materials document the development of a collection of more than 3,000 works of European art amassed by Samuel H. Kress and his foundation, and then donated to over 95 art and educational institutions throughout the United States.

Kress Collection History