September 23, 2015 all-day
Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden
421 East 61st Street, New York, NY 10065
Victorian Mourning Rituals
September 23, 6:30pm
Art Historian and Master Jeweler Karen Bachmann will present nineteenth-century mourning rituals, focusing on hairwork jewelry, a popular form of commemorative art that reached its zenith during the Victorian Era. Afterward, join Ms. Bachmann for a reception and discussion of the Museum’s exhibit.