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Boston Furniture Workshop (Day 1)


Join some of the country's leading experts for an investigation of furniture made in or around Boston from the seventeenth century through the nineteenth. Speakers include Brock Jobe from the Winterthur Program in American Material Culture, independent scholars Clark Pearce and Robert Mussey, and curators Gerald Ward, Richard Nylander, and Nancy Carlisle, among others. Enjoy a rare opportunity to explore the furniture in Historic New England's collection with the specialists who have studied it. See a full schedule for each workshop.


Boxed lunch is included. Registration is required. Please call 617-994-5959 for more information.

Day 2 of the Boston Furniture Workshop is on Saturday, November 2, 2013.

Presented by Nancy Carlisle, senior curator of collections at Historic New England; Brock Jobe, professor of American decorative arts at the Winterthur Program in American Material Culture; Robert Mussey, independent scholar; Clark Pearce, independent scholar; Gerald Ward, senior consulting curator at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Richard Nylander, curator emeritus at Historic New England; and others
Sponsored by The Four Centuries of Massachusetts Furniture Collaborative

October 26, 2013
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Haverhill Facility, 2nd Floor
151 Essex Street
Haverhill, MA 01830
USA
$75/one day Historic New England members; $100/one day nonmembers; $135/both days Historic New England members; $160/both days nonmembers
Shira Gladstone
(617) 994-5959
Pre-registration is required. Boxed lunch is included. Cap of 45 people each day.