Top200-2015-Toll_Robbi_BruceBruce Toll made his money building luxury homes with his brother Robert; with his wife Robbi, he spends it on art. The couple has an impressive multi-focus collection that includes Elizabethan and Jacobean painting, Impressionist and post-Impressionist works, 20th-century sculpture, and American art. The Tolls are also active in the museum world. Bruce is a member of the board of trustees of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, and Robbi serves on the board of trustees of the National Museum of American Jewish History in Philadelphia. In 2013 they helped to sponsor the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s exhibition “Léger: Modern Art and the Metropolis, ”and in 2014 they provided funds for the Barnes Foundation show “The World is an Apple: The Still-Lifes of Paul Cézanne.”

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Robbi and Bruce E. Toll

Palm Beach, Florida

Source of wealth:
Luxury homes (Toll Brothers)

Collecting area:
20th-century sculpture; American art; Elizabethan and Jacobean painting; Impressionism; Post-Impressionism

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Fun fact:

Bruce Toll has earned a reputation for being a hard-nosed business man. “He’s not going to beat around the bush....He wants what he pays for,” Robert Morris, a sales manager for one of Toll’s companies, told the Philadelphia Inquirer.