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A rare look into a special collection at the Jepson Center

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

A rare look into a special collection is being displayed at the Jepson Center for the Arts.

In celebration of the Uffizi exhibition, the Telfair will show rarely exhibited works from Mary Telfair's collection which she acquired primarily in Italy during her travels abroad.

The Telfairs visited Europe seeking cultural enlightenment and the Uffizi Gallery is one of the "must see" stops on their itinerary. 

The exhibition will include a variety of works acquired in Rome, Florence and the low countries during the Telfair sisters' 1842 and 1851 European tours. 

The Jepson Center will have this till April 28th, 2013.

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