Thomas Hart Benton Lithographs
The Elman Collection of Thomas Hart Benton early 20th Century regionalist images is one of the largest in America.
Featuring Missouri rural life it is notable for its inclusive depiction of African American settlers post civil war. The integrated mix of people in quotidian scenes shows the daily work required of each individual in the making of one’s American dream.
The collection of more than 60 images is featured in the third floor ballroom.
Adelphi Paperhangings holds one of the largest collections of American found historical patterns from the past 300 years. Katillac re-colored 12 different hand blocked papers for The Blosser Estate.
In addition, dozens of samples from Adelphi can be seen at The Blosser Barn.