The Addison's collection numbers over 20,000 objects. While the galleries can only accommodate a fraction of the collection, virtually the entire collection is accessible through the Museum Learning Center.

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The Addison Gallery's permanent collection includes significant paintings, prints, works on paper, sculpture, decorative arts, and photography by generations of American artists from Colonial times to the present. Most of the collection can be viewed online and many objects include zoomable images and exhibition histories. The information found on this site changes regularly as new records and images are added. Please check back often.

The datafile was last updated 06/02/2022.

Image digitization of the Addison Gallery's photography collection is made possible in part by a grant from the Abbot Academy Association, continuing Abbot's tradition of boldness, innovation, and caring; Eric (PA 1966) and Nanny Almquist; and Claudia and Steven Schwartz (PA 1977, and P 2007).