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San Diego Museum of Art
1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
The San Diego Museum of Art in Balboa Park houses a broad collection, with pieces ranging in date from 5000 BC to 2012 AD. The museum's strength is in Spanish works by Murillo, Zurbarán, Cotán, Ribera and El Greco. In 2012, the Museum of Art received 48 German Expressionist paintings, drawings and prints from a range of artists. The museum also houses works by Italian masters Giorgione, Giambattista Pittoni, Giotto, Veronese, Luini and Canaletto. Works by Rubens, Hals and van Dyck represent the Northern European School. Nearly half a million people visit the museum each year.
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