Richard Cranch Greenleaf

The Greenleaf Collection: Textile Arts from the 16th to the Early 19th Century


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Donor Spotlight : Richard C. Greenleaf


Richard Cranch Greenleaf (1887–1961) was a prolific collector of lace, costume, and textiles. To a large extent, the strength of Cooper-Hewitt’s collection in these areas can be attributed to his generosity.
Richard Cranch Greenleaf, donor, collector, lace, costume, textiles, collection