Contact Information

Linda Dessner

Somerville Manning Gallery

101 Stone Brook Mill
Greenville, DE 18907


Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Broad and Cherry Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Philadelphia Museum of Art

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Woodmere Art Museum

9201 Germantown Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19118

Grateful acknowledgement is made to photographers Paul Wilson, Karen Mauch, DW Mellor, Janet Parrish and Jason Peng.

All paintings are acrylic on canvas unless otherwise indicated.  Measurement is in inches with height first.




The family and friends of Murray Dessner have established an endowment at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Murray’s name. The Murray Dessner Memorial Graduate Travel Prize is the first endowed travel prize for the Graduate Program at PAFA. It is a significant annual prize for a student selected by the Graduate faculty at the Annual Student Exhibition. Contributions may be sent to PAFA’s Office of Development, 128 North Broad St. Philadelphia, PA 19102-1424. Please add the note “Murray Dessner Travel Prize” to the contribution. Gifts to the Dessner Prize may also be made on-line at