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Gallery Talk – Early Boston Furniture: Style, Construction, Materials, & Use


American furniture collectors John and Marie Vander Sande will discuss late 17th-century joined case pieces, early 18th-century cabinetwork, and pre-1730 chairs produced in Boston. The style, construction techniques, woods chosen, and motivation for the applied decoration, as well as the use of the pieces in the home, will be highlighted.
Presented by John and Marie Vander Sande

November 15, 2013
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
1154 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02215
USA
Free and open to the public