Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Exhibition Records, circa 2011
This accession consists of records documenting the research, planning, design, execution, and installation of the exhibition, "Set in Style: The Jewelry of Van Cleef and Arpels," on display at the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum from February 18, 2011 through July 4, 2011. Records also document a book by the same name. The exhibition was curated by Sarah Coffin and the book was co-authored by Coffin, Suzy Menkes, and Ruth A. Peltason. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, didactics, label texts, graphics, installation drawings, floor plans, essays, checklists, object lists, brochure texts, meeting notes, background materials, and related materials.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2027; Transferring office; 10/4/1994 memorandum, Kirby to Watkins; Contact reference staff for details.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Coffin, Sarah
- Menkes, Suzy
- Peltason, Ruth A.
- Set in Style: The Jewelry of Van Cleef and Arpels (Exhibition) (2011: New York, N.Y.)
- Set in Style: The Jewelry of Van Cleef and Arpels (Monograph : 2011)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-077, Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Product Design and Decorative Arts Department, Exhibition Records