Herb & Dorothy 50x50 (NR)

Documentary 87 September 27, 2013

In 2008, legendary art collectors Herb and Dorothy Vogel made an announcement that stunned the art world. Known and loved as a retired postal worker (Herb) and librarian (Dorothy) who built a world-class art collection on their humble salaries, the Vogels launched a national gift project with the National Gallery of Art (NGA) in Washington DC that would constitute one of the largest gifts in the history of American art: to give a total of 2,500 artworks to museums in all fifty states.

Megumi Sasaki Herbert Vogel, Dorothy Vogel Megumi Sasaki Fine Line Media

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