Richmond Classical Furnishings Salon: A Global Cultural Perspective

Richmond furnishings

Mar 20, 2019

5:30 pm — 7:30 pm

John Marshall House
818 E. Marshall St.
Richmond, VA 23219

In the spirit of the intimate salon gatherings of the Enlightenment, guests will have the opportunity to discuss and engage in conversation with Tara Chicirda, Colonial Williamsburg’s curator of furniture, on the finer points of American federal furnishings and their context within the cultural shifts of the early 19th century. The salon will take place March 20 from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at the John Marshall House.

Light refreshments will be provided. Beer and wine will be available for purchase.

Preservation Virginia members can use the promotional code “member” during checkout to receive a discount on admission.

Photos and/or video may be taken during the event. By registering, you grant Preservation Virginia permission to use photographs and/or video of you for marketing purposes.

Classical Richmond Furniture Exhibit Open March 1 – April 28

Working with private collector, Michael Phillips, the John Marshall House is hosting a special exhibit, “Classical Richmond Furniture: American History & Craftsmanship in Virginia’s Capital,” March 1 – April 28. The exhibit features several pieces of Richmond-made classical furniture from the private collections of Phillips and others. The John Marshall House is open Friday and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Sunday from 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

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