fisher girls by William Marshall Brown
With a fortune made in shipping, Sir William Burrell purchased art and objects from around the world. Most of his collection was donated to his home in
In 1948 by millionaire ship magnate Sir William Burrell's presented 42 paintings to form the nucleus of the present
The collection features work by masters such as Degas, Boudin and Maris, ancient Roman and Venetian glass, Japanese imari pottery and Ming porcelain, which will be displayed over the next three years.