Exclusive tour: The Dorothy & George Saxe Collection of Glass and Ceramic
 
Registration Information
August 30, 2016 | 1:00 - 5:00

Don’t miss this opportunity to see the collection of Dorothy & George Saxe! 

Participants will meet at the de Young for a private tour of the collection currently on exhibition. Once finished, we will go to the cafÉ for a no-host lunch and lecture on glass: short history, primary glass types, methodologies, markets and values, by fellow appraiser, art advisor, and expert on contemporary glass, MicaËla van Zwoll.

Finally, participants will have the exclusive opportunity to visit the Saxe residence to view more of the private collection.

Over the last two decades, George and Dorothy Saxe of Menlo Park 
and San Francisco have formed one of the premiercollections of contemporary craft in the United States. The Saxe Collection, containing works in glass, ceramic, wood, fiber, and metal, is distinguished by both its high quality and its depth, with many major artists represented by works from different periods in their careers. Prominent Bay Area and West Coast artists represented include Robert Arneson, Dale Chihuly, Viola Frey, Sam Maloof, Manuel Neri, Peter Voulkos, and
Beatrice Wood.

Program Schedule:
1:00pm - 2:30pm 
de Young Museum

Golden Gate Park

50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive

San Francisco, CA 94118

2:30pm - 3:30pm 
Lunch & Lecture (no-host)

de Young CafÉ

4:00pm - 5:00pm 
Saxe Residence visit

 

4 CE Credits

 

FEE: $40 AAA Members; $50 General Admission

Register online (at the top of this page); OR
by filling out and submitting the printable registration form; OR
by calling 212.889.5404 x 11 


Organized by: 
Lindsay Nivens-Frosini
Accredited Member

Appraisers Association of America

Led by: 
MicaËla van Zwoll
Art Advisor  |  Appraiser

MicaËla Contemporary Projects


All cancellations must be made a week prior to the program to receive a refund 

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