Art: Sinking Hearts

Never an admirer of modern art, Mrs. Frank G. Logan, wife of the honorary president of the Chicago Art Institute and since 1917 donor (with her husband) of the Institute's most important prize, has sat quietly by for years while judges awarded her money to one modern artist after another. This year's Art Institute show has been damned by every first-string critic in Chicago (TIME, Nov. 4). The Logan Prize ($500) was awarded to a sort of comic valentine of U. S. farm life by Doris Lee entitled Thanksgiving. Last week Mrs....

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