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Opening the Drawers: An Inside Look at the Concord Museum Collection


The Concord Museum is pleased to welcome Brock Jobe, a nationally renowned expert in early American furniture, as the inaugural speaker for the Concord Museum’s Sally Lanagan Lecture. Join Brock Jobe as he opens drawers, turns over tables, and unlocks the secrets of his favorite pieces in the Museum’s collection.  Professor of American Decorative Arts at the Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, Jobe is the author of numerous articles and books on American furniture and upholstery. He is also a leader of the collaborative project, Four Centuries of Massachusetts Furniture, of which the Museum’s exhibition, The Best Workman in the Shop: Cabinetmaker William Munroe of Concord, is a part. Don’t miss this exclusive opportunity to get up close and personal with some of the most fascinating pieces of furniture and unique wooden objects in the Concord Museum’s collection presented by one of the country’s most esteemed furniture scholars.
Presented by Brock Jobe, Professor of American Decorative Arts at the Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Sponsored by The Sally Lanagan Fund

October 16, 2013
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Daniel Chester French Hall
Cambridge Turnpike & Lexington Road
Concord, MA 01742
USA
The lecture is free; by reservation only
(978) 369-9763 x 216
Reservations are required as space is limited