St. Louis Art Museum reinstalls 18 galleries - KMOV.com

St. Louis Art Museum reinstalls 18 galleries

ST LOUIS, Mo. (AP) -- The St. Louis Art Museum has reinstalled 18 galleries in its original Cass Gilbert building.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/x6o6hp ) reported that the galleries feature 12 new acquisitions, 45 works that have not been on view for a decade or more and several other pieces that have undergone extensive conservation.

One treat for visitors is the new Max Beckmann gallery featuring 14 works from the famed German expressionist. The museum has the world's largest collection of Beckmann paintings, sculptures and prints.

Other paintings from Beckmann will be spread throughout the building.
 

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