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Arts Everyday Living: Collecting Impressionism—Monet & the Cottage by the Sea

BE CERTAIN to click on the painting to enlarge or enhance it.   COLLECTING IMPRESSIONISM, IV MONET, THE TYCOON, AND THE COTTAGE BY THE SEA   What do SEPTA, Philadelphia’s transit system, and Monet’s Customhouse, Varengeville below have in common?  Oil and transportation magnate William L. Elkins,  who was once one of the Pennsylvania city’s wealthiest citizens in the […]

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