American Art Posters from the Lauder Collection

Ethel Reed (American, 1874–after 1900), Folly or Saintliness, 1895, Leonard A. Lauder Collection of American Posters, Gift of Leonard A. Lauder, 1984 photo from the MET

American Art Posters from the Lauder Collection

Allison Rudnick and Elliot Bostwick Davis

Friday, March 20 / 7 pm

Leonard A. Lauder, one of the foremost collectors of modernist art, also acquired American art posters from the 1890s made at the height of the Art Nouveau movement.
A selection of these exceptional works is on loan from The Metropolitan Museum of Art this spring. Allison Rudnick, Assistant Curator in the Department of Drawings and Prints at The Metropolitan Museum who oversees the collection, will discuss the significance of these posters with Norton Director Elliot Bostwick Davis.

To Know:
This program takes place during Art After Dark. A weekly event that features different programming every Friday evening from 5pm – 10pm, free.
Admission to this lecture is free, free tickets are available at the Visitor Experience Desk one hour before the the presentation begins on a first-come, first-served basis.
Please Note: Program is subject to change.

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