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Edward Gorey's illustrations and art collection unite in unprecedented exhibition at Wadsworth Atheneum

The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art will present ?Gorey?s Worlds,? the first museum exhibition to contextualize the work of celebrated American author and illustrator Edward Gorey (1925?2000) by uniting artworks from his personal collection and art of his own creation. Gorey bequeathed 73 objects he accumulated to the Wadsworth Atheneum?the only public institution to receive such a gift from him?in 2001.
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