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170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024 United States
(212) 873-3400 https://www.nyhistory.org/programs/upcoming-public-programs

September 2019

The Grandest Madison Square Garden: Art, Scandal, & Architecture in Gilded Age New York

September 18 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
New York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024 United States
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Wednesday, September 18th  5:30-7:00pm NY Historical Society Skylight Gallery-Special LW! pricing-use code 0313 for $10 tickets Journey back to the 1890s and the heart of Manhattan’s Gilded Age when architect Stanford White and sculptor Augustus Saint-Gaudens dazzled New York with a brand-new pleasure palace: Madison Square Garden, topped by a scandalous sculpture of the goddess Diana. Art historian and author of The Grandest Madison Square Garden, Suzanne Hinman, explores the work of the two men and their effect on American…

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