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Express Talk: Venetian Glass

October 11, 2017
Meet in Gallery 100
Free with museum admission

Join Camille Grand-Dewyse, Collections Manager in the department of European Decorative Arts, to learn about a new acquisition by the museum: a rare example of late 15th century Venetian glass recently acquired by the museum, colorfully decorated with sphinxes and cherubs.

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Venice (Italy), Footed Bowl, c. 1490. European Decorative Arts General Sales Proceeds Fund; restricted gift of the Antiquarian Society; Richard T. Crane, Jr. Memorial, Neville and John H. Bryan Endowment, Rosenwald Glass, and Krehbiel/Molex funds.