The famous, historically significant Magnum Photos collection, valued at $200 million, has been donated to the Ransom Center at the University of Texas, university officials announced Friday night.
The gift came from Michael and Susan Dell, Glenn and Amanda Fuhrman and John and Amy Phelan. Glenn Fuhrman and John Phelan, well-known art collectors, are co-managing partners and co-founders of MSD Capital, the private investment firm for the family of Michael Dell, chairman and CEO of Dell Inc.
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