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Art
Printing a Child's World
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Description:
Printed works for or about children are the focus of the installation "Printing a Child's World." More than two dozen works from the late 19th and early 20th centuries-primarily children's books, illustrations, and prints by artists including Randolph Caldecott (for whom the annual award for best children's illustration is named), George Bellows, Winslow Homer, and Thomas Nast-are being shown. They are rarely displayed because of their sensitivity to light. In addition to works from The Met collection, there are a dozen loans from a private collection and the New-York Historical Society.
When:
May 27, 2016 - October 16, 2016
Fri.-Sat. 10 am-9pm; Sun.-Thu. 10 am-5:30 pm
1000 5th Ave.
New York, NY 10028
212-535-7710
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