Gilded New York: Gallery Tour
Saturday, January 11, 2014 at 1:30 pm
The Gilded Age of the late 19th and early 20th centuries was a time of unprecedented wealth and extravagance, when New York City’s elite poured money into beautiful costumes, jewelry, furnishings, and artwork to fill their luxurious mansions and show off at lavish balls and dinner parties. Join the Museum’s Curator of Costumes and Textiles Phyllis Magidson for a tour exploring the visual culture of New York’s Gilded Age elite and its far-reaching influence on American art and design. Free with Museum admission.