The Concept of Collecting Lecture Series - Superfluity and Excess: Classical Splendor in Philadelphia

  • October 2, 2016
  • Times: Starting: 1:00 PM
5105 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE 19807
Contact: (800) 448-3883
Admission: Members free. $15 per nonmember.

The Concept of Collecting Lecture Series “Superfluity and Excess: Classical Splendor in Philadelphia”

 The Walns’ furniture has long been admired for its sleek look, extravagantly painted surfaces, and shockingly innovative upholstery. Alexandra Kirtley, curator of American Decorative Arts, Philadelphia Museum of Art, takes a look into the fascinating parlor furniture that once scandalized many Philadelphians. Copeland Lecture Hall. Reservations encouraged. Members free. $15 per nonmember.

The Concept of Collecting Lecture Series - Superfluity and Excess: Classical Splendor in Philadelphia
The Concept of Collecting Lecture Series - Superfluity and Excess: Classical Splendor in Philadelphia
  • 5105 Kennett Pike
  • Wilmington, DE 19807
  • to

The Concept of Collecting Lecture Series “Superfluity and Excess: Classical Splendor in Philadelphia”

The Walns’ furniture has long been admired for its sleek look, extravagantly painted surfaces,