Lasting Impressions: The Artists of Currier & Ives
Discover the extraordinary art of Fanny Palmer and Arthur Tait, two of the most prolific artists of Currier & Ives. Explore how their collaboration with this iconic publisher of Christmas cards and Americana transformed how Americans made and viewed art. On view in the East Gallery will be more than 40 works of art carefully selected from the museum collection as well as private collections. The exhibition will also feature several multimedia installations, including a video documenting the history of Currier & Ives and interactive touch-screens, encouraging the viewer to explore conservation findings and physical evidence of the artistic process.