Archive for 2020

Hillstrom Museum of Art acquires etching suggested by student Gigi deGrood (’22)

In conjunction with a Museum Studies class project in spring 2020 at Gustavus Adolphus College, the Hillstrom Museum of Art has acquired an 1879 etching by American artist William Merritt Chase (1849-1916) titled Keying Up—The Court Jester.  The prolific artist, acclaimed for his Impressionist approach, was also a leading teacher of a generation of American […]