Edward Hopper was there. On the beach near the summer home of Solomont. And they, Susan and Alan Solomont , U.S. ambassador to Spain and Andorra since 2010, began his magnificent art collection with a photo of Joel Meyerowitz reflecting the quiet atmosphere of Hopper in Cape Cod, Massachusetts. “The acquired in 1986 for seven hundred dollars. It is a snapshot of the Truro beach, where Hopper lived. From there we were making our collection. We do not buy for investment, but to enjoy the pieces, all have something to transmit to us, “explains Susan.