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Symposia & Lectures
16 Sep 2015

Folk Art Pioneers Series: Wendy Jeffers on Holger Cahill

Curator and independent scholar Wendy Jeffers will speak about the first American collectors, dealers, and exhibitors of American folk art in a presentation titled “Abby Aldrich Rockefeller, Holger Cahill, and Dorothy Miller, and Edith Halpert.”


Image: John Haley Bellamy (1836–1914), Eagle with Flag, Maine, 1890, paint on carved wood, 8 x 27 x 4″, Newark Museum, bequest of Dorothy Canning Miller Cahill, 2004.24.3. Ex coll. Holger Cahill.

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