Robert A. Ellison Donates to Metropolitan Museum, Featured in NYTimes
Wednesday January 14, 2009

Robert A. Ellison Donates to Metropolitan Museum, Featured in NYTimes

Robert A. Ellison, author of The Mad Potter of Biloxi and noted collector of ceramics, is donating 250 pieces from his esteemed collection to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, to be featured prominently in the museum's American Wing permanent collection. New York Times reporter Carol Vogel spoke with Ellison about this new venture, and his long history appreciating and collecting fine ceramic works.

Read the article here: Major Gift of Pottery to Adorn Met's American Wing

Learn more about the pieces donated here: Met Collects: Robert A Ellison & The Robert A Ellison Collection

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