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Fond Recollections: An Interview with Albert Sack
Nov/Dec 2000
This year has witnessed the passing of three giants in the world of antiques, Harold Sack...
Museum of American Folk Art; Building a Collection and Gifts
Nov/Dec 2000
Since its founding in 1961, the Museum of American Folk Art has built an outstanding collection of more...
The First Arts and Crafts Chair
Nov/Dec 2000
In 1853, art critic and social philosopher John Ruskin published The Stones of Venice...
The “Celebrated” William Matthew Prior (1806-1873)
Nov/Dec 2000
Folk painting, often called primitive or naive, is traditionally recognized as the body of works created by...
A Taste for High Art: Boston and the Boston Art Club, 1855-1950
Sept/Oct 2000
The Boston Art Club, like the National Academy of Design in New York and the Pennsylvania Academy of...
American Watercolors at the Pennsylvania Academy
Sept/Oct 2000
American watercolors at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, on view in Philadelphia from October 14, 2000...
Queen Anne Walnut Furniture
Sept/Oct 2000
Some of the most beautiful and important English furniture of the 18th century was produced during...
Stitches of History: Art of the British Sailor
Sept/Oct 2000
She year is 1875. Joseph Lewney, a sailor with the screw schooner Lizzie, lounges on deck, his back...
Alfred Stevens (1823 - 1906)
July/Augt 2000
One of the traditional roles of an art dealer is to take an independent view. Put another way, they buck the...
Charles H. Davis (1856-1933)
July/Augt 2000
As lovely a land as any on earth.” So Frances Davis, Charles Harold Davis’ wife, described the artist’s...
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