Lecture: Newcomb Pottery: Myths of Regionalism and Gender


Saturday, June 18, 2016


3:00 PM


100 Robertson Hall

Martin Eidelberg, professor emeritus of art history, Rutgers University, has published extensively on the American Arts and Crafts movement and Art Nouveau, with particular emphasis on American ceramics and the work of Louis C. Tiffany. He will share insights related to the special exhibition Women, Art, and Social Change: The Newcomb Pottery Enterprise.

A reception at the Princeton University Art Museum will follow.


This program is cosponsored by the Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms, Parsippany, New Jersey, which is hosting a companion exhibition, Early Newcomb Pottery From the Barbara and Henry Fuldner Collection, from Saturday, May 7, through Sunday, November 6, 2016.