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CincyArtMuseum #happythanksgiving everyone! It's a great wknd to visit CAM w/ the FAM! :) Closed today. Open Fri, Sat, Sun. 11-5pm 4 hour ago via Twitter CincyArtMuseum THANK YOU @DhaniJones for hosting such a great night for us @ CAM! #artafterdarkcincy 6 hour ago via Twitter
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Past Exhibitions

Not Just Pretty Pictures: The Carl M. Jacobs III Collection

June 11, 2011 to August 28, 2011

A tribute to the prescient acts of collector and Cincinnati-native Carl M. Jacobs III (1915-2008). Jacobs was passionate about photography at a moment when it wasn’t so fashionable to collect photographs. His interests extended to fine prints and drawings and in combination they demonstrate Jacobs’s eclectic tastes over a half century of collecting. Included are works by William Eggleston, Robert Mapplethorpe, Nan Goldin, Picasso, Georges Braque and Henri Matisse among over 50 works.



Image: Jacques Villon (French, b.1875, d.1963); COMÉDIE DE SOCIÈTÈ (1903); Print, color etching and aquatint; platemark 19 9/16 x 16 7/16 in. (49.7 x 41.8 cm) on sheet 22 3/8 x 17 15/16 in. (56.9 x 45.5 cm); Bequest of Carl M. Jacobs III; 2009.209

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