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Exhibition | In Sparkling Company: Glass and Social Life

Pair of covered green vases, ca. 1765 and a pair of vases, 1750–75, probably from the workshop of James Giles, London, gilded copper-green lead glass (Corning, New York: Corning Museum of Glass, 2003.2.4 A-B, 54.2.4 A-B). ◊ ◊ ◊ ◊...
From: Enfilade on 3 May 2021

The Burlington Magazine, March 2021

The eighteenth century in The Burlington (I’m catching up, gradually!) . . . –CH The Burlington Magazine 163 (March 2021) Hubert Robert, Arch of Septimius Severus, 1756; pen with grey and beige washes, 73 × 52 cm (Musée de Valence)....
From: Enfilade on 24 Apr 2021

Exhibition | American Weathervanes

This summer at the American Folk Art Museum (with the catalogue already available from Rizzoli). . . American Weathervanes: The Art of the Winds American Folk Art Museum, New York, 23 June 2021 — 2 January 2022 Organized by Robert Shaw and Emelie...
From: Enfilade on 16 Apr 2021

Exhibition | À Table!

This summer at the National Museum of Ceramics at Sèvres, with an online version available here: À Table! Le repas, tout un art / The Meal, a Whole Art Sèvres — Manufacture et Musée Nationaux, 18 November 2020 —...
From: Enfilade on 15 Apr 2021

Exhibition | Joshua Johnson: Portraitist of Early American Baltimore

The exhibition opens this Saturday; from the press release: Joshua Johnson: Portraitist of Early American Baltimore Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, Hagerstown, Maryland, 17 April — 24 October 2021 Curated by Daniel Fulco This exciting exhibition,...
From: Enfilade on 12 Apr 2021

Exhibition | Bound for Versailles

Opening this summer at The Morgan: Bound for Versailles: The Jayne Wrightsman Bookbindings Collection The Morgan Library & Museum, New York, 25 June — 26 September 2021 Binding by Jacques-Antoine Derome for Marie Leczinska, with the queen’s...
From: Enfilade on 3 Apr 2021

Exhibition | Bibiena Drawings from the Jules Fisher Collection

Opening in May at The Morgan: Architecture, Theater, and Fantasy: Bibiena Drawings from the Jules Fisher Collection The Morgan Library & Museum, New York, 28 May — 12 September 2021 For nearly a century, members of three generations of the Bibiena...
From: Enfilade on 3 Apr 2021

Exhibition | Taming the Tongue in the Heyday of English Grammar

From the press release for the exhibition: Taming the Tongue in the Heyday of English Grammar, 1711–1851 The Grolier Club, New York, 4 March — 15 May 2021 The exhibition Taming the Tongue in the Heyday of English Grammar (1711–1851),...
From: Enfilade on 24 Mar 2021

Exhibition | Yinka Shonibare CBE: End of Empire

Yinka Shonibare CBE, End of Empire, 2016; fiberglass mannequins, Dutch wax printed cotton textile, metal, wood, motor, globes, and leather; 116 × 201 × 39 inches. ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊ Opening this spring at...
From: Enfilade on 21 Mar 2021

Exhibition | Thomas Lawrence: Coming of Age

From The Holburne Museum: Thomas Lawrence: Coming of Age The Holburne Museum, Bath, 9 January — 3 May 2021 (currently closed) When he arrived in Bath in 1780, aged just eleven, Thomas Lawrence (1769–1830) was already being hailed as a prodigy...
From: Enfilade on 14 Mar 2021

Exhibition | Canaletto: Painting Venice

Canaletto, Grand Canal looking East from Palazzo Bembo to Palazzo Vendramin-Calergi, 1733–36 (Woburn Abbey Collection) ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊ From The Holburne Museum: Canaletto: Painting Venice The Holburne Museum,...
From: Enfilade on 14 Mar 2021

Print Quarterly, March 2021

Marco Carloni, Franciszek Smuglewicz, and Vincenzo Brenna, plate nine from Vestigia delle Terme di Tito e Loro Interne Pitture, 1776–78, hand-coloured etching (London: The British Museum). ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊ The...
From: Enfilade on 12 Mar 2021

Exhibition | The Great Divide: Footwear in the Age of Enlightenment

Woman’s Shoe, 1730–40, English (Toronto: Bata Shoe Museum). One way working women acquired footwear was through the cast-off clothing given to them by the people they served. These ‘gifts’ would often be altered by the new wearer....
From: Enfilade on 8 Mar 2021

Online Talk | Fortune and Folly in 17

Wednesday evening on Zoom, from the BGC: Nina Dubin, Meredith Martin, and Madeleine Viljoen | Fortune and Folly in 1720: Picturing the World’s First Bubble Economy Françoise and Georges Selz Lectures on Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century...
From: Enfilade on 2 Mar 2021

Exhibition | History in Motion: Tom Judd’s Subway Mural

Installation photo of Tom Judd’s Portal to Discovery mural, 2020, produced for Philadelphia’s 5th Street-Independence Hall Station on the Market-Frankford Line. ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊ The Woodmere Art Museum...
From: Enfilade on 2 Mar 2021

Exhibition | Treasures from the Gilbert Collection

Oval green snuffbox associated with Frederick the Great, ca. 1765, Berlin; chrysoprase, gold, hardstones, and foiled diamonds (London: V&A, The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Collection) ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊ Opening...
From: Enfilade on 1 Mar 2021

Exhibition | Signed in Silk

From the press release (27 January 2021) for the exhibition: Signed in Silk: Introducing a Sacred Jewish Textile Saint Louis Art Museum, 19 March — 3 October 2021 Curated by Genevieve Cortinovis The Saint Louis Art Museum presents Signed in Silk:...
From: Enfilade on 26 Feb 2021

Exhibition | The Search for Ancient Ionia, 1764

William Pars, Temple of Poseidon at Sounion, 1764, pen and grey ink with watercolour and bodycolour and some gum arabic (London: The British Museum) ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊ From the Soane Museum: The Romance of Ruins: The...
From: Enfilade on 24 Feb 2021

Astrology at the Adler

The Adler Planetarium has posted a nice little slideshow on astrology: “Written in the Stars..” Each slide offers a bit of text and an image from something in the Alder’s collection — books, prints, and instruments. Unsurprisingly,...
From: Darin Hayton on 20 Feb 2021

Online Exhibition Tour | Exotic Switzerland?

Une Suisse exotique? Regarder l’ailleurs en Suisse au siècle des Lumières Exotic Switzerland? Looking Outward in the Age of Enlightenment Palais de Rumine, Lausanne, 24 September 2020 — 28 February 2021 Organized by Noémie...
From: Enfilade on 19 Feb 2021

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