Events were held last week for the Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons, East Hampton Artists and Writers, and the New-York Historical Society.
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Royalty photographs royalty in an exhibition of portraits by Ms. Sherman at the New-York Historical Society.
“The Duchess of Carnegie Hall” focuses on the work of a woman who was a rarity in the male-dominated world of portrait photography.
“A Revolution in Color” looks at the American Revolution through the patriotic portraits of John Singleton Copley, a British loyalist.
The New-York Historical Society will devote its fourth floor to the Center for Women’s History, which will enshrine the contributions of women.
In a tumultuous era, some museums are rushing to embrace the political moment, while others deliberately retreat.
“Saving Washington” at the New-York Historical Society salutes her and other early American political women.
The photographer’s library, equipment and ephemera have been donated to the museum, which will display them this spring.
Four World War II-era covers for The Saturday Evening Post will travel to the New-York Historical Society in 2018.
“Tattooed New York,” a colorful show at the New-York Historical Society, explores the city’s long fascination with skin as canvas and the art of self-presentation.