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Coverage for grant PW-228276-15

PW-228276-15
Early American Furniture Cataloging Project
Alexandra Kirtley, Philadelphia Museum of Art

Grant details: https://securegrants.neh.gov/publicquery/main.aspx?f=1&gn=PW-228276-15

American Furniture, 1650-1840: Highlights From The Philadelphia Museum Of Art (Review)
Author(s): Beach, Laura
Publication: Antiques and the Arts
Date: 11/17/2020
Abstract: Alexandra Kirtley's much anticipated book, American Furniture, 1650-1840: Highlights from The Philadelphia Museum of Art, arrives in December, heralding the spring 2021 debut of the PMA’s newly constructed and reinstalled galleries of American art and artifacts.
Link: https://www.antiquesandthearts.com/american-furniture-1650-1840-highlights-from-the-philadelphia-museum-of-art/http://

ALEXANDRA KIRTLEY SHARES DECORATIVE ARTS HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE PHILADELPHIA MUSEUM OF ART (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Matthew Thurlow and Carrie Greif
Publication: Decorative Arts Trust
Date: 9/22/2020
Abstract: On September 15, 2020, the Trust had the honor of sharing the last tour of the current installation of American decorative arts at the Philadelphia Museum of Art (PMA). Alexandra Kirtley, the charismatic Montgomery-Garvan Curator of American Decorative Arts, led us through the early American art galleries, which are currently closed to the public so that works can be conserved and prepared for reinstallation.
Link: https://decorativeartstrust.org/alexandra-kirtley-pma-post/

More than Meets the Eye: American Furniture at the Philadelphia Museum of Art (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Alexandra Alevizatos Kirtley
Publication: Yale University Press Blog
Date: 12/29/2020
Abstract: After several years of research and writing, the first publication on the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s revered collection of American furniture dating from 1650 to 1840 has arrived.
Link: http://blog.yalebooks.com/2020/12/29/more-than-meets-the-eye-american-furniture-at-the-philadelphia-museum-of-art/

Among the Finest to Be Found: American Furniture from the Philadelphia Museum of Art (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Alexandra Alevizatos Kirtley
Publication: The Magazine of the Decorative Arts Trust
Date: 12/1/2020
Abstract: Overview of the publication's conception and what makes it unique as stated by the author, Alexandra Kirtley. Volume 7, no. 2, pp. 10-12. This publication is only available to subscribing members of the Decorative Arts Trust and is not available online.


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