Brooke Friedman

The Current Palette: November Art Auction Highlights

Much Ado about Dali… This month we are highlighting one of my personal favorites, Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989).  He is arguably the most famous of the Surrealist artists easily recognized by his melting clocks and handlebar mustache. He was highly imaginative and prone to wild, eccentric behavior.  The biographer, Saladyga, in “The Mindset of Salvador […]

November 7, 2017

Suffrage Movement Banners & Clothing

As America approaches the centennial of the ratification of the 19th amendment, granting women the right to vote, Alex Cooper  is pleased to offer a local collection of rare American and Maryland suffrage movement banners. These handmade banners were carried during parades and conventions advocating for women’s right to vote. They display their message in […]

January 29, 2018