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MoFA Opens “Selections from the Permanent Collection” Exhibition

Published January 11, 2013

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Opening the new year, the Museum of Fine Arts (MoFA) will present Selections from the Permanent Collection. A new gift to MoFA from collectors Michael and Michelle Cavendish is a set of 40 lithographs by Othon Friesz for Le Satricon (The Satyricon, 1949). The portfolio (New Acquisitions & Old Favorites) will be included in a thematic exhibition of works with mythological allusions or depictions, curated by graduate intern Jordan Samuels (Classics, Museum Studies).

New Acquisitions & Old Favorites will run from January 11 through February 3, 2013.

For additional information on Michael and Michelle Cavendish’s gift to MoFA’s Permanent Collection, please visit

For additional information, including its history and archives of MoFA’s permanent collections, please visit MoFA Collections.

Museum Information

The Museum is in the East Wing of the Fine Arts Building, which is located at the corner of West Tennessee and Copeland Streets on the campus of the Florida State University.


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