City Dwellings and Country Houses: Robert Adam and His Style

On View: 
Tuesday, January 19, 1982 to Sunday, April 11, 1982

The first major American exhibition of the 18th-century Scottish architect and designer, Robert Adam, and his circle. Selected from public and private collections in Scotland, England, and the United States, this exhibition surveys Adam's extraordinary accomplishment through a selection of more than 100 drawings, furniture, silver, ceramics, and decorative objects.