- From the Collection–Character Steins | Milwaukee Art Museum Blog on German Tankards and Steins: Part 6–Mettlach and the Germany Identity
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- From the Collection–Character Steins
- Questions of Provenance: Evening on the Seashore—Tangiers by Jean Joseph Benjamin Constant
- Podcast: Artist James Nares and Curator Lisa Sutcliffe In Conversation
- From the Collection: Fighting Fauns by Franz von Stuck
- Still need plans for tonight? Hear how four local collectors who lent works to the #MilwaukeeCollects got started!… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… - 2 days ago
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- Tomorrow evening, hear how four local collectors who lent works to the #MilwaukeeCollects exhibition got started.… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… - 3 days ago
- Ready for some laughs? Read about amusing German character steins in the Museum's Collection on the blog:… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… - 3 days ago
- On view now through May 21 ow.ly/TVlG30bcumg. https://t.co/n9IJxa2dQx - 3 days ago
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[Once a year, the Milwaukee Art Museum will rotate the German steins on view in the gallery of nineteenth century German art. The newest installation is a selection of character steins, so we’d like to highlight the change by re-posting … Continue reading
Ready for some more laughs? In this post, we’ll be looking at more German steins meant to be amusing. The industrial revolution of the nineteenth century meant that more goods could be produced quickly and more people could afford those … Continue reading
Drinking games have long been a source of entertainment. One only has to look at the proliferation of puzzle jugs dating back to the sixteenth century to see this.
Last time, we looked at the historical context for artwork in late nineteenth century Germany. In 1871, Germany officially became a unified country. This time, we’ll look at the cultural ramifications of the unification and how it impacted art. Although German-speaking … Continue reading
Over the past year, we’ve taken a look at some of the German drinking vessels in the Milwaukee Art Museum’s collection. The subjects have ranged from luxurious silver tankards to early stoneware vessels, and from high-quality Meissen porcelain to the … Continue reading