Representatives of the Painted Bride said they want to explore a resolution with preservation advocates.
In addition to prints from Paulson Fontaine Press, PAFA announced acquisition of nearly 40 other paintings, sculptures, drawings, and etchings.
PAFA says there is strong student interest in paper-making at the school.
Museums in the region offer a wide range of exhibitions during the so-called quiet summer season.
Philadelphia's Woodmere Art Museum has received 300 works on paper by artist Arthur B. Carles: etchings, drawings, and studies from every stage of his career.
The painting was sent to auction as part of a controversial sales effort by the Berkshire Museum.
Mayor Rizzo's city rep thought it would be fine if artist Robert Indiana gave it to the city, but there was not a penny in the budget for LOVE.
Ker-Feal is not on the real estate market.
The museum has had chronic funding problems. Its artifacts include George Washington's writing desk and Mike Schmidt's batting helmet.
Seven works of art failed to sell at all and several sold for less than their pre-auction estimates.
Stephan Salisbury has covered cultural news since 1982.