Tag Archives: 17th Century Art

From the Collection–English Monteith

‘Tis the spirit! There are spirits of Christmas past, jolly good tidings and spirits of the season, and then my favorite type of holiday spirits: The beer, liquors, and wines that keep us jolly through office parties and family reunions. … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Curatorial | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

From the Collection – Elderkin Great Chair

A treasure you’ll find at the Milwaukee Art Museum: One of the oldest known pieces of American furniture to survive. Let me say that again: At the Museum is one of the oldest known pieces of American furniture. This dramatic … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Curatorial | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment