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Sunday Salons: Buried Treasure: Thomas Cole's Decoration of Cedar Grove

  • Thomas Cole Historic Site (map)

Meet the trio of historic interiors experts – Jean Dunbar, of Historic Design, Inc.; Matthew Mosca, of Artifex, Ltd.; and Margaret Saliske, of IN SITU Furniture Restoration – as they reveal the real story behind the amazing discovery of Thomas Cole’s detailed decorative paintings on the walls of his home that had been hidden from view for over a century and will be uncovered with the completion of the Parlors Project opening May 2017. These experts – with a combined 100 years of experience in the field – have painstakingly brought Cole’s original design to life, while establishing Cole’s reputation as the foremost interior decorator among 19th-cen­tury American painters. Please join them as they recount their journey of uncovering these fascinating new discoveries about Cole’s home in Catskill.

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