Sketch of museum opening.

Kansas City Times and Wood, H.December 11, 1933

The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Sketch of scene from the first day the William Rockhill Nelson Gallery of Art and the Mary Atkins Museum of Fine Arts was open to the general public, entitled "The Magnificent William Rockhill Nelson Gallery of Art and Atkins Museum Stands in Marble, Bronze and Stone to Glorify the Purposes of Art--As Seen by a Staff Artist Last Night." Published in the Kansas City Times and drawn by Henry Earl "H." Wood.

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  • Title: Sketch of museum opening.
  • Creator: Kansas City Times, Wood, H.
  • Date Created: December 11, 1933
  • Location Created: Kansas City, Missouri
  • Physical Dimensions: h 20, w 32 cm
  • Type: Clippings (information artifacts)
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  • Medium: Ink on paper