Richard Mellon Scaife

Mellon Family Billionaire Leaves Large Legacy To Brandywine ConservancyThe estate of Richard Mellon Scaife is giving the Brandywine Conservancy and Museum of Art, in Chadds Ford, $15 million, plus about half his art collection and a 900-acre estate in western Pennsylvania.
Billionaire Leaves Art To 2 Pa. Museums, Including One In Philadelphia AreaIn his will, Richard Mellon Scaife left his own extensive art collection to two museums in Pennsylvania — the Brandywine Conservancy & Museum of Art outside Philadelphia and the Westmoreland Museum of American Art near Pittsburgh.