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Wood Working in the 18th Century Conference

January 12-15 and 16-19 The topic of the 2011 Working Wood in the 18th Century conference will be the influence of Asian design and products on eighteenth-century English and American furniture. We tend to think of these “Chinoiserie” pieces as … Continue reading

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Thing To Do: Focus on Furniture

Museum volunteers guide this in-depth tour of 18th- and early 19th-century furniture including rare Baroque, Rococco, and neoclassical tables, chairs, chests, and desks. 45-minute tours begin at 2:15 and 3:30 p.m.  Included in Museum Admission Ticket. Programs and exhibitions at … Continue reading

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