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T-shaped garment, V-neck, entire surface covered with beads in geometric decorations with alternating vertical panels of interweave design and “Bargello flamestitch” chevron design. 3-D beaded birds on seams under arms and running up center of front and back, beaded fringe… read more
colorless, translucent amethyst, Etruscan red, and shaded cinnamon, and opaque russet and black lead glass; pate-de-verre: molded and cut Of balustre form, with a ground in translucent colorless and mottled amethyst. The mid-body encircled by a broad black-enframed frieze of… read more
Video by: Dough MacCash of the Times Picayune Watch as Texas-based conceptual artist Dario Robleto describes a fragile drumstick he custom-made from the brittle glass called trinitite produced by atomic bomb tests in the desert. Robleto dedicates the artwork to… read more
Just as young gentleman charmed the women in Jane Austin’s Sense and Sensibility, perfumes have inspired people for centuries. The designs of each unique bottle reflect history. Curator John Keefe, Curator of Decorative Arts, showcased the art of perfumery and… read more
“It’s almost time for our gentlemen callers to start arriving. How many do you suppose we’re going to entertain this afternoon?” -Amanda Wingfield in The Glass Menagerie TENNESSEE WILLIAMS World famous as an authority on Tennessee Williams and William Faulkner,… read more
A PLANTATION'S PARLOR SITS WELL WITH A MUSEUM Antiques By Eve M. Kahn | The New York Times This article originally appeared here Rosewood parlor furniture that has scarcely been moved for more than 150 years is about to be… read more