Indiana University Receives Transformative Gift of African Art

The Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art and the School of Art, Architecture + Design at Indiana University recently received an estate gift, with an estimated value of close to $4 million, from painter, collector and IU Professor Emeritus of Fine Arts William “Bill” Itter.

Itter’s unique gift to the IU Eskenazi Museum of Art includes an exceptional collection of more than 500 ethnographic objects composed primarily of African ceramics, textiles and baskets. (Press release)

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