‘Gifts from the Gods’ at Legion of Honor

By From page B8 | July 27, 2012

Legion of Honor

TWO WRESTLERS (obverse), silver stater, 4th century BC, Aspendus, Pamphylia. From the JFD and VWD Collection is on display at the California Palace of the Legion of Honor in San Francisco. Art courtesy of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — Opening Saturday, July 28 in Gallery 1 at the Legion of Honor, and coinciding with the opening ceremonies of the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London, “Gifts from the Gods: Art and the Olympic Ideal” presents a selection of works from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco’s permanent collection supplemented by loans of antiquities.

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