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  • “Designing the Lincoln Memorial” Exhibition

    “Designing the Lincoln Memorial” Exhibition

    The National Gallery of Art’s Designing the Lincoln Memorial exhibition was ranked 3rd overall in daily exhibition attendance in 2010.  From February 2009 to April 2010, 9,290 visitors a day admired Daniel Chester French’s six-foot plaster model of Abraham Lincoln for the Lincoln Memorial while it was on loan from Chesterwood to the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC. For more information, please click here. For a pdf of the full article (with attendance data world-wide), please click here.

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  • Daniel Chester French and Chesterwood Featured in the Wall Street Journal

    Daniel Chester French and Chesterwood Featured in the Wall Street Journal

    12/24/2010 Penned by Lucette Lagnado of the Wall Street Journal, the article details how Daniel Chester French’s image and Chesterwood must compete with the likes of Norman Rockwell in the small town of Stockbridge, Massachusetts, as well as the larger cultural attractions of the Berkshires in Western Massachusetts and beyond.  Read the article here. >> Right: Daniel Chester French works on “The Spirit of Life,” which now stands in Saratoga Springs, NY. (Photo courtesy of the Chapin Library, Williams College, […]

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  • Read about Chesterwood and CSC 2010 in Berkshire Living

    Read about Daniel Chester French’s beautiful gardens and Contemporary Sculpture at Chesterwood 2010 in the July 2010 issue of Berkshire Living.

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