London-UK. The Natural History Museum is one of three large museums on Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London, England (the others are the Science Museum, and the Victoria and Albert Museum). Its main frontage is on Cromwell Road. The museum is an exempt charity, and a non-departmental public body sponsored by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport.
"Forsaken" by Norman Rockwell. 1952. Charcoal on paper. Donated by Rockwell to the New York Times' "New York's 100 Neediest Cases" charity campaign. Was on loan to The Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC, from the private collection of George Lucas.
Designed by Catherine Walker, this cream silk organza gown printed with pink, blue and yellow roses was worn privately by the Princess of Wales and was never photographed in public. This gown is lot #59 and raised $ 24,150 for Diana's charities. It was purchased by Liz Tiberius, editor of Vogue magazine, and was donated to the New York Metropolitan Museum of Art.