Charles Loring Elliott, Portrait of Matthew Vassar, 1861

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Walk-Through with the Collector Behind Through the Looking Glass: Daguerreotype Masterworks from the Dawn of Photography, May 29, 2015

Michael Mattis, whose objects are featured in Through the Looking Glass, now on view at the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, will give an informal walk-through of the exhibition, "Through the Looking Glass: Daguerreotypes from a Collector's-Eye View." Mattis and his wife, Judith Hochberg, are both avid collectors of daguerreotypes. The show is on view through June 14.

Read more about the exhibition here. 

Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center

Posted by Office of Communications Tuesday, May 26, 2015


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