ANTIQUES; The Dowry, Where Love Meets Money

ANTIQUES; The Dowry, Where Love Meets Money

Then the dowry is where the two intersect if, as Jane Austen’s novels tell us, life is about love and money.

Dowries — the house that a bride’s family members provides her spouse upon the marriage — will be the subject of the brand new event at the Mingei Global Museum of Folk Art in north park. Centering on dowries in Eastern Europe, the show provides an intimate view of domestic life in your community through the 1850’s to World War II, with a few fascinating anthropology thrown in.

The show, which operates through might, possesses full selection of the hand-woven textiles that young girls labored over for many years because of their trousseaus; they do not phone it a hope upper body for absolutely absolutely absolutely nothing. Leer más