Cafritz Collection of African American Art Destroyed by Fire


The New York Times

ARTS / ART & DESIGN | August 08, 2009

In Collection’s Ashes, a Heritage’s Seeds
By Rachel L. Swarns
Much of Peggy Cooper Cafritz’s art collection, one of the largest private collections of African-American and African art in the country, was destroyed by a house fire in July.

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