Lecture by Professor Edward S. Cooke, Jr. on "Made in Massachusetts"
January 12, 2014
Join us for an enlightening talk and a chance to meet this great scholar! Edward S. Cooke, Jr., the Charles F. Montgomery Professor of American Decorative Arts in the Department of the History of Art at Yale University, focuses upon American material culture and decorative arts. His Making Furniture in Pre-industrial America: The Social Economy of Newtown and Woodbury, Connecticut explores the artisanal world of colonial and early national America.