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Articles with keyword "Decorative arts"

Korean masterpiece on display at the Philadelphia Museum of Art


Korean Culture Is on the Rise. What About Korean Art?

Learn about five hundred years of artistic tradition from the Joseon Dynasty

"Low Naiad Centre" Wedgwood ceramic


Squeaky Clean

Wedgwood ceramics served a dual purpose

Carlyle House, Alexandria, VA


Room for Interpretation

First Anti-Crown Sentiments in America Traced to Virginia Parlor

Folding screen.


New Money in New Spain

Colonial opulence had to be displayed behind closed doors.

color postcard of Montana's Broadwater Natatorium circa 1890.


Big Sky Oasis

Montana's hot springs were pockets of peace and luxury on the frontier.


Good Stable Manners

In Ancient Rome and Modern America, NEH-funded scholar Margaret Malamud looks at the ways visions of the imperial city have been incorporated into everything from the Constitution to Caes


Presidential Service

Benjamin Latrobe and his wife, Mary, helped newly inaugurated President James Madison and First Lady Dolley Madison furnish the White House.

Image of 1846 wardrobe from "Equal in Goodness: Ohio Decorative Arts 1788-1860


Handcraft History

Decorative arts in Ohio and beyond.

Image of  stained glass window


Stained-Glass Heaven

The Bosco-Milligan Foundation / Architectural Heritage Center in Portland has preserved hundreds of stained-glass windows from the mid to late nineteenth century, including work from the celebrated Po