Gallery Talk | Sitting Pretty in Early America

August 9, 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Design in the American Home exhibition photoOrnamental and supportive, the design of early American leather and upholstered chairs illuminate aspects of personal life not conveyed in historical documents. Join Erik Gronning, senior vice president and head of the Americana Department at Sotheby’s New York, for insights about the chairs in Design in the American Home, 1650-1850. Free with admission. Meet by the Museum Shop.