The Art that is Life: The Arts & Crafts Movement in America, 1875-1920

On View: 
Tuesday, April 5, 1988 to Sunday, June 26, 1988

This exhibition explores the influence of the Arts and Crafts movement on American life at the turn-of-the-century. The movement's philosophy is represented through the craftsmanship of stained glass, silver, textiles, ceramics, furniture, architectural drawings, costumes, jewelry, embroidery, and illustrated books. Works of John LaFarge, Gustav Stickley, Charles Sumner and Henry Mather Greene, Louis Comfort Tiffany, Arthur and Lucia Mathews, and Frank Lloyd Wright are on view.  

Organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Sponsored by Fidelity Investments.