Director Anne L. Poulet Announces a Stunning Acquisition by The Frick Collection — First Major Purchase in Nearly Ten Years

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Director Anne L. Poulet announces that following a recent vote by the Board of Trustees, The Frick Collection has made the first major acquisition by purchase in almost a decade: Joseph Chinard’s Portrait of Étienne VincentMarniola—a terracotta bust executed around 1809. Comments Poulet, “It is with great excitement that we bring this breathtaking—and previously unpublished—portrait into the Collection and before the public gaze.

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Friday, November 26, 2004