Bowdoin College Museum of Art
9400 College Station
Brunswick, Maine 04011
Laura F. Sprague, senior consulting curator for the decorative arts and Justin Wolff, associate professor of art history at the University of Maine, lead a tour of the new exhibition Rufus Porter’s Curious World: Art and Invention in America, 1815–1860
Free and open to the public.
Illustration: Martha Swan Flagg (1821–1853), ca. 1830, watercolor and ink, attributed to Rufus Porter, American. Private Collection. Photography by David Bohl