AFA Autumn 2019

ancy ootwork AUGUS T , • THE FRENCH QUARTER The 2019 New Orleans Antiques Forum will “take steps” to explore topics including the depiction of animals in the decorative arts, the stylized feet of furniture and silver, the conservation of Dorothy’s ruby slippers, and more. Call (504) 598-7146 or visit to register. presented by The Historic New Orleans Collection museum • research center • publisher This event is presented with support from the following sponsors. Shoes ; ca. 1740; manufactured in London; worn in New England; brocaded silk; yellow silk binding; ivory silk faille with yellow satin stripe (tongue lining); leather (sole and bottom of shoe); linen (lining), paper (label); courtesy of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, purchase partially funded by Margie and Harold Gill, Kimberly Ivey, Linda Baumgarten and John Watson, and Liza and Wallace Gusler in memory of Mildred Lanier, 2008-139, 1 & 2 SAVE THE DATE FOR NEXT YEAR! JULY – AUGUST ,