Gallery Talk

American Folk Art


Thursday, January 30, 2020
6:30 – 7:30 pm
Exhibition Galleries

Nancy Druckman, leading scholar in the field of American antiquities and folk art, leads a walkthrough of the exhibition Edith Halpert and the Rise of American Art highlighting Halpert’s significant role in the popularization of American folk art.

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Henry Leach for Cushing & White Co. Liberty weathervane pattern, 1879, Carved and painted wood with gilding and metal

Collection of Shelburne Museum, Shelburne, Vermont, museum purchase, 1949, acquired from Edith Halpert, The Downtown Gallery, 1961-1.128