Lecture/Show-and-Tell: New Research on Transylvanian Rugs

For many decades, a group of seventeenth-century Anatolian rugs was the subject of very different theories and ideas. Now, after fifteen years of research, there are new classifications for this peculiar group of carpets. This special session will be led by museum trustee and collector Wendel Swan on behalf of researcher Stefano Ionescu, specialist on Anatolian carpets in Transylvania. 

Rug and Textile Appreciation Mornings series, which bring together textile experts and enthusiasts for a thematic show and tell of personal pieces. Free; no reservations required.