Gifts & Bequests

American Friends Musée d’Orsay was established in 2009, to create wide support for the Orsay and Orangerie museums, including facilitating gifts and bequests of works of art and cash donations from United States taxpayers.  Should you like to learn more about bequests or gifts of art please contact the following:

United States
Peter J. Solomon, Chair, Board of Directors:  PJSolomon@pjsolomon.com

Neil Levine Architectural Drawing Collection

Neil Levine Architectural Drawing Collection

In 2013, AFMO received a major gift of art by Harvard Professor Neil Levine who donated his entire collection of 374 architectural drawings. Destined to enrich the musée d’Orsay’s drawing collection,

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Fables of La Fontaine, illustrated by Gustave Doré

Fables of La Fontaine, illustrated by Gustave Doré

In 2012, Bernard Duhaime, Corporate Treasurer of the American Friends of the Musée d’Orsay, made a gift to AFMO of a book, Fables of La Fontaine, illustrated by 19th century French artist Gustave Doré.

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Individual Donors

Individual Donors

We warmly thank our donors for their generous support:

Judy Angelo Cowen Chartitable Lead Unit Trust

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