American Silver in the Art Institute of Chicago
Edited by Elizabeth McGoey
February 14, 2017
266 pages, 9 1/2 x 12
169 color + 151 b/w illus.
Distributed for the Art Institute of Chicago
This beautifully illustrated volume presents highlights from the collection with stunning photography and entries from leading specialists. In-depth essays relate a fascinating story about eating, drinking, and entertaining that spans the history of the Republic and trace the development of the Art Institute’s holdings of American silver over nearly a century.