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NEPR Feature on Chesterwood

“Tanglewood, Jacob’s Pillow and MassMOCA are all go-to places in the Berkshires. But the one-time summer home and studio of sculptor Daniel Chester French is perhaps more of a hidden gem.

Chesterwood in Stockbridge, Massachusetts, is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year as a site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Although neither the place nor the sculptor are particularly well-known, French’s artwork is. “

Listen here to the full segment which aired March 27, 2019 on New England Public Radio.

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