Phillips Collection, Washington, DC Photos

The Phillips Collection in Washington, DC was founded in 1921 by Duncan Phillips in a family house (1897) off Dupont Circle (1600 21st St. NW). By 1930 the building was filled with art and an extension gallery has since been added. The collection specializes in European Old Masters and Expressionists, plus various modern American works.

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Entrance to The Phillips Collection museum. Washington, DC.Original house & new wing museum buildings The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Original Phillips house was the initial home of The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Original entrance of The Phillips Collection museum. Washington, DC.
Entrance to The Phillips Collection museum. Washington, DC.Original house & new wing museum buildings The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Original Phillips house (1897) was the initial home of The Phillips Collection (1600 21st St. NW). Washington, DC.Original entrance of The Phillips Collection museum. Washington, DC.
Original entrance frieze of Phillips house, first museum building of The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Stairway in newer wing of The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Gallery view at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Gallery view at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.
Original entrance frieze of Phillips house, first museum building of The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Stairway in newer wing of The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Gallery view at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Gallery view at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.
Fireplace in original mansion of The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Gallery view at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Visitor seating at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Repentant St. Peter painting by El Greco at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.
Fireplace in original mansion of The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Gallery view at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Visitor seating at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Repentant St. Peter painting (c1600) by El Greco at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.
Spanish Ballet painting by Edouard Manet at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Snow at Llouveciennes painting by Alfred Sisley at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Luncheon of the Boating Party painting by Pierre-Auguste Renoir at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Road Menders painting by Vincent van Gogh at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.
Spanish Ballet painting (1862) by Edouard Manet at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Snow at Llouveciennes painting (1874) by Alfred Sisley at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Luncheon of the Boating Party painting (1880-1) by Pierre-Auguste Renoir at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Road Menders painting (1889) by Vincent van Gogh at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.
Dancers at the Barre painting by Edgar Degas at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Homeward Bound painting by Albert Pinkham Ryder at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Wake of the Ferry II painting by John Sloan at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Autumn II painting by Wassily Kandinsky at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.
Dancers at the Barre painting (c1900) by Edgar Degas at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Homeward Bound painting (1893-4) by Albert Pinkham Ryder at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Wake of the Ferry II painting (1907) by John Sloan at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Autumn II painting (1912) by Wassily Kandinsky at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.
Portrait of Lotte Franzos by Oscar Kokoschka at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Courmayeur et les Dents des Géants painting by Oscar Kokoschka at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Still Life with Newspaper painting by Juan Gris at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Elena Povolozky painting by Amedeo Modigliani at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.
Portrait of Lotte Franzos (1909) by Oscar Kokoschka at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Courmayeur et les Dents des Géants painting (1909) by Oscar Kokoschka at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Still Life with Newspaper painting (1916) by Juan Gris at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Elena Povolozky painting (1917) by Amedeo Modigliani at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.
The Terrace painting by Pierre Bonnard at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Across the Delaware painting by Robert Spencer at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Gallery with paintings by Kurt Schwitters, Charles Despiau, & Augustus Vincent Tack at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Bullfight painting by Pablo Picasso at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.
The Terrace painting (1918) by Pierre Bonnard at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Across the Delaware painting (before 1921) by Robert Spencer at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Gallery with paintings by Kurt Schwitters, Charles Despiau, & Augustus Vincent Tack at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Bullfight painting (1934) by Pablo Picasso at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.
Figure of the Oriental Theater painting by Paul Klee at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Young Moe painting by Paul Klee at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Woman in Profile painting by Chaim Soutine at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.The Migration Series paintings by Jacob Lawrence at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.
Figure of the Oriental Theater painting (1934) by Paul Klee at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Young Moe painting (1938) by Paul Klee at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Woman in Profile painting (1937) by Chaim Soutine at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.The Migration Series paintings (1940-1) by Jacob Lawrence at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.
Rothko Room at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Photographic collection at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.

Rothko Room at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.Photographic collection at The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC.


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