The Triumph of Simplicity: 350 Years of Swedish Silver

March 1, 1988 – June 5, 1988

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY

1st Floor, Decorative Arts Gallery

In recognition of the 350th anniversary of the first Swedish settlement in North America, the Cooper-Hewitt displays 80 examples of the art of silversmiths in Sweden, dating from the 17th century to the present day. The exhibition focuses primarily on domestic silver for dining and drinking.