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Legion of Honor’s Arthur Szyk Display

January 5, 2011


On Armistice Day in 1924, Alma de Bretteville Spreckels donated The Legion of Honor to the people of San Francisco honoring the Californians who died during World War I.  The massive complex houses a variety of  paintings, prints, porcelains, illustrated books and sculptures in a beautiful setting overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge and a  few […]

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