Recent Acquisitions

The Albany Institute of History & Art acquires new objects and library materials for its collections regularly through gifts and purchases. New acquisitions enhance the museum’s mission to collect, document, preserve, and interpret the art, history, and culture of the Upper Hudson Valley. Here are highlights of recent acquisitions.

New York State Capitol in Winter

House in Rensselaerville

Cabaret Lapin Agile


Portrait of Chair with Hibiscus and Andy Warhol’s Flowers (1964)

Fanlight from Hun Family House, Washington Avenue

Donald McDonald


Simon Rosendale (1842-1937)

Untitled Seed

Hawkins Stadium Seat Cushion


We are Losing Our Ozone

Medicine Chest