Furniture & Decorative Arts

Civilizing the Goths

by Barrymore Laurence Scherer

An exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum examines the artful modern Gothic furniture of the 19th-century New York firm Kimbel and Cabus





Editor’s letter: September/October 2021 - Editor-in-chief Gregory Cerio welcomes us to our September/October 2021 issue!
Openings and Closings: October 20 to October 26 - Check out what's going on this week at museums across the country!
A New Home for the House - In celebration of its 75th anniversary this year, the Museum of the City of New York has reinstalled the famed Stettheimer Dollhouse
Built environment: The Central Park Bandshell Fine-Tuned - The Naumburg Bandshell now glows as it did a century ago
Current and coming: Gran Elegancia in Dallas - While the Museo de Traje is undergoing renovation, some of its collection is with the Meadows Museum
Openings and Closings: October 13 to October 19 - Check out what's going on this week at museums across the country!
Frost and Friends: “A Coincidence of Taste” - An exhibition explores the artistic circle surrounding poet Robert Frost during his Vermont years
Current and coming: Homage Anew for Doris Lee - An upcoming exhibition at the Westmoreland Museum of American Art gives renewed attention to Doris Lee
Curious Objects: This Chair Is Made of America - Ellery Foutch speaks about Henry Sheldon's "relic Windsor chair" (and more!)
Openings and Closings: October 6 to October 12 - Check out what's going on this week at museums across the country!
Civilizing the Goths - An exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum examines the artful modern Gothic furniture of the 19th-century New York firm Kimbel and Cabus
Wandering Eye: House Museums, Mummies, and Midriffs - What the editors of The Magazine ANTIQUES are looking at this week



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