The Walters Art Museum

From Rye to Raphael: The Walters Story

From Rye to Raphael: The Walters Story

This installation brings together an extraordinary group of art and artifacts to illustrate the intriguing stories behind the Walters family’s magnificent gift to the city. From Rye to Raphael features 200 works chosen for their beauty and craftsmanship, alongside Walters family photographs and historic material culled from the archives. After viewing the installation, visitors are invited to consider the impact of giving on our community today.

From Rye to Raphael: The Walters Story was generously supported by the Richard C. von Hess Foundation; the Women’s Committee of the Walters Art Museum; The Selz Foundation; Cynthia Redmond Mead; PNC; the Walters Family; Kathleen and William Farley; and other anonymous donors.