Lasting Impressions Lunchtime Lecture: No Mere Imitation: The Art of Philadelphia Lithography in Victorian Daily Life

  • November 10, 2016
  • Times: From: 12:15 PM to 1:15 PM
5105 Kennett Pike
Winterthur, DE 19735
Contact: (800) 448-3883
Admission: Members free. Included with admission, $5-$20

Visual culture in the U.S. forever changed when Bass Otis printed the first successful American lithograph in Philadelphia in 1819. Erika Piola, associate curator, Library Company of Philadelphia, will discuss the role the city played in fostering the pervasiveness of lithographs as popular, fine, and commercial art, in Victorian Philadelphia.Members free. Included with admission.

(Image:  Erika Piola.  Courtesy of Winterthur)

Lasting Impressions Lunchtime Lecture: No Mere Imitation: The Art of Philadelphia Lithography in Victorian Daily Life
Lasting Impressions Lunchtime Lecture: No Mere Imitation: The Art of Philadelphia Lithography in Victorian Daily Life
  • 5105 Kennett Pike
  • Winterthur, DE 19735
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Visual culture in the U.S. forever changed when Bass Otis printed the first successful American lithograph in Philadelphia in 1819. Erika Piola, associate curator, Library Company of Philadelphia,