The Steins Collect

Gertrude Stein portrait by Pablo Picasso
At the Metropolitan Museum

A gray and rainy Saturday became much brighter upon entering “The Steins Collect” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art where a dazzling world of light and color did much to dispel the gloomy weather outside.

The exhibition is comprised of some 200 works, many by Matisse and Picasso collected in Paris by Gertrude Stein, her brothers Leo and Michael, and Michael's wife Sarah over a period of 30 years.

 

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