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August 2019

Exhibit: “Notes from the Musick Collection,” Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

August 3, 2019 - February 9, 2020
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 West Dale Street
Colorado Springs, CO 80903 United States
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"Notes from the Musick Collection" at the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College is drawn from the family collection of artist Archie Musick (1902-1978), who was a student of Thomas Hart Benton and worked at the Broadmoor Art Academy (later the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center) with lithographers Adolf Dehn and Lawrence Barrett. In collaboration with his daughter, Pat Musick, Notes from the Musick Collection will feature selected prints from the Musick family collection presented alongside informal notes.…

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Exhibit: “Fanny Palmer: The Artist Behind Currier & Ives’ Greatest Prints,” D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts

August 6, 2019 - February 23, 2020
D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts, 21 Edwards Street
Springfield, MA 01103 United States
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"Fanny Palmer: The Artist Behind Currier & Ives’ Greatest Prints" at the D'Amour Museum of Fine Arts in Springfield, Massachusetts, highlights works by one of Currier & Ives most prolific and important artists, Frances Flora Bond Palmer (1812-1876). According to the D'Amour Museum website, the exhibition was inspired by and is dedicated to Charlotte Streifer Rubinstein (died 2013), author of the 2018 book Fanny Palmer: The Life and Works of a Currier & Ives Artist and a former AHPCS member. For…

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October 2019

Exhibit: “Latitude: Persuasive Cartography,” Cornell University

October 3, 2019 - February 21, 2020
Hirshland Exhibition Gallery, Carl A. Kroch Library
Ithaca, NY 14853 United States
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"Latitude: Persuasive Cartography" in Cornell University's Kroch Library features highlights from the PJ Mode Collection of Persuasive Cartography—maps intended primarily to influence opinions and beliefs, rather than to communicate geographical information. These “persuasive” maps are focused on shaping decisions and desired outcomes. They employ a variety of tools and strategies—unusual projections and coloring, selective inclusion, imaginative illustration, allegory, satire, and even intentional deception—to advance a particular cause or point of view. Click here to learn more!

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Exhibit: “War/Maps Mystery: Dutch Mapmaker Bernard Romans and the American Revolution,” Connecticut Historical Society

October 25, 2019 - May 2, 2020
Connecticut Historical Society, 1 Elizabeth Street
Hartford, CT 06105 United States

An exhibit at the Connecticut Historical Society shares the little-known story of Revolutionary War Patriot and Dutch mapmaker Bernard Romans. Romans came to the American colonies in 1757 during the French and Indian War, surveying for the British along the Atlantic seaboard. He became a supporter of American independence, joined the Continental Army, and eventually settled in Wethersfield, CT. Both the British and Americans used Romans’ maps during the American Revolution. In 1780, he was captured by the British and…

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November 2019

Exhibit: “America Transformed: Mapping the 19th Century,” Boston Public Library

November 12, 2019 - May 10, 2020

"America Transformed: Mapping the 19th Century," at the Norman B. Leventhal Map & Education Center, Boston Public Library, explores the dramatic westward expansion of the United States in the 19th century and the complexity of factors that shaped the country over the century. Homesteads to Modern Cities, 1862-1900, the second part of this two-part exhibit begins in the early 1860s and concludes with the establishment of the modern American city, using Chicago as a case study. Click here to learn…

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Exhibit: “Travels on Paper,” The Clark Art Institute

November 16, 2019 - February 9, 2020
The Clark Art Institute, 225 South Street
Williamstown, MA 02167 United States
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"Travels on Paper," at the Clark Art Institute, explores travel pictures—drawings, prints, and photographs—that capture the experience of being a traveler and image maker. With works drawn primarily from the nineteenth century, the exhibition provides a look at the power and influence of images long before the Instagram age. The exhibition includes forty-three works by artists Camille Corot (French, 1796–1875), Robert Macpherson (Scottish, c. 1815–1872), Alexandre-Gabriel Decamps (French, 1803–1860), John La Farge (American, 1835–1910), Thomas Moran (American, 1837–1926), Félix Teynard…

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December 2019

Exhibit: “Five Hundred Years of Women’s Work: The Lisa Unger Baskin Collection,” Grolier Club

December 11, 2019 - February 8, 2020
The Grolier Club, 47 East 60th Street
New York, NY 10022 United States
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“Five Hundred Years of Women’s Work: The Lisa Unger Baskin Collection” at the Grolier Club provides a first glimpse into the diversity and depth of the Lisa Unger Baskin’s collection of rare books, manuscripts, journals, ephemera, and artifacts on women’s history. In 2015, Baskin placed her collection of more than 10,000 with Duke University’s Sallie Bingham Center for Women’s History and Culture in the Rubenstein Library. The phrase “women’s work” usually conjures up domestic duties or occupations associated mainly with…

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Exhibit: “Maine’s Lithographic Landscapes: Town & City Views, 1830-1870,” Bowdoin College of Art

December 12, 2019 - May 31, 2020
Bowdoin College Museum of Art, 9400 College Station
Brunswick, ME 04011 United States
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"Maine’s Lithographic Landscapes: Town & City Views, 1830-1870” at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art explores the history of Maine town and city views published during the first fifty years of statehood through major lithographs and several related paintings. Click here for more information!

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January 2020

Portland Fine Print Fair 2020

January 24 - January 26
Portland Art Museum, 1219 SW Park Avenue
Portland, OR 97205 United States
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The seventh annual Portland Fine Print Fair is the premier opportunity for the Northwest public to purchase fine original prints from representatives with particular print expertise. These highly knowledgeable dealers will bring important works from all periods, methods of printmaking, and countries of origin - the perfect opportunity for the first-time collectors and seasoned connoisseurs to add museum-quality prints to their collections. Click here to learn more!

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San Francisco Antiquarian Book, Print & Paper Fair

January 31 - February 1
South San Francisco Conference Center, 255 S Airport Blvd
South San Francisco, CA 94080 United States
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The 2020 San Francisco Antiquarian Book Print & Paper Fair®  is an international event, with exhibitors and buyers from around the globe. It’s been a fixture the Bay book scene for three decades. Click here to learn more!

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