Oppenhimer, Ann Frederick
Art historian, Arts administrator, Collector
Active in Richmond, Va.
Collection size: 0.2 linear ft. (195 items)
Collection Summary: 194 slides of the Reverend Howard Finster and his paintings, sculpture, and his garden environment taken by Oppenhimer and others. Included are a copy of Finster's slide set for his lecture on his art and slides of Finster exhibitions: "Sermons in Paint," at the University of Richmond, 1984; "Horse of a Different Drummer," at the Carriage House Gallery, Richmond Arts and Humanities Center, 1982; and an exhibition at Wake Forest University, 1980.
Biographical/Historical Note: Collector; Richmond, Virginia. Organized the "Sermons in Paint" exhibition and Finster Folk Art Festival at the University of Richmond in 1985.
Donated 1987 by Ann F. Oppenhimer.