The Illustrations of George Barbier

by Molly Donnermeyer

6/13/2018

George Barbier , Art Deco , Art Nouveau , Mary R. Schiff Library and Archives

Following World War I the style known as Art Deco rose in popularity. Originating in France, Art Deco was a response to the style known as Art Nouveau, which was characterized by its organic and curvilinear lines.

The Art of the Bike

by Molly Donnermeyer

5/11/2018

Charles Dana Gibson , August Sander , Marcel Duchamp , Mary R. Schiff Library and Archives

Artists have been fascinated by various modes of transportation throughout time, but the bicycle in particular has a way of capturing the imagination.

Etchings & words about the Seasons: The Work of Clare Leighton

by Molly Donnermeyer

4/13/2018

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“Spring is here with us. In little wafts it touches the trees and hedges, giving us a feeling of a certainty that it is here for always, and that we have left behind us the cold and wet of winter…”

Artist's Books by Women Artists

by Molly Donnermeyer

3/7/2018

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In honor of Women’s History Month, The Mary R. Schiff Library and Archives will have a selection of rare artists’ books created by women on view throughout the month of March.

The Business of Love: Early Paper Lace Valentine's

by Molly Donnermeyer

2/7/2018

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These early examples of paper lace valentines date back to the late 19th century.

Herald in the New Year

by Molly Donnermeyer

1/10/2018

Mary R. Schiff Library and Archives , Library , rare books

The books on display in January are The Art of Heraldry: an Encyclopedia of Armory by Arthur Charles Fox-Davies, published by Brentano’s in 1904.

Charley Harper’s Menagerie

by Molly Donnermeyer

3/21/2017

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Mildred in Finland

by Molly Donnermeyer

1/6/2017

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Holiday Cards by Mildred Fischer

by Molly Donnermeyer

12/14/2016

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2016 Presidential Election

by Molly Donnermeyer

10/24/2016

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Cats From the Stacks

by Molly Donnermeyer

6/20/2016

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Vintage Valentines on View!

by Molly Donnermeyer

2/16/2016

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Oh the Places You’ll Go!

by Molly Donnermeyer

1/29/2016

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Get work done here!

by Mary R. Schiff Library and Archives

3/29/2015

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Hooray for Hollywood! Now on display in #CAMLibrary…

by Mary R. Schiff Library and Archives

3/22/2015

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