Tag Archives: Colonial Williamsburg

From All Points of the Compass: Ceramics Travel the World

This year’s Ceramics Conference at Winterthur, April 23–24, focuses on ceramics that were marketed internationally—from China to the United States to Mexico and beyond. Four ceramic figures from the Winterthur collection—the Four Quarters of the Globe, made by the Derby … Continue reading

Posted in Ceramics, Conferences, Decorative Arts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment


Watercolor Drawings from Paris

In the early 1800s, an artist or a group of artists created at least four volumes of watercolor catalogues depicting personal goods that were for sale in Paris. Two of the volumes, labeled numbers one and four on their spines, … Continue reading

Posted in Ephemera, Library | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment


Brock Jobe: 2014 Award of Merit Recipient

On Saturday, April 26, the Antiques Dealers’ Association of America, Inc., honored Brock Jobe as the 2014 ADA Award of Merit recipient. Brock is the fourteenth recipient of the prestigious award, which recognizes those who have made outstanding contributions to … Continue reading

Posted in Academic Programs, Decorative Arts, Students & Alumni | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment