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Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

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Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

[Harry?] Robertson, Docent and Studio Instructor, holding Fabergé rabbit pitcher, Mar. 23, 1959

 Item — Binder: SC-07 Photo Archives, Page: Unknown, Item: SC07.PH.05.001
Identifier: SC07.PH.05.001
Scope and Contents Description: A young girl smiles as a museum guard presents her with Faberge's rabbit pitcher. She holds another open Fabergé egg in her hands while another guard looks on. In the 1950s and 1960s, the museum regularly set up publicity shots with children that allowed them to take a closer look at (and often touch!) the Fabergé artworks.
Dates: Mar. 23, 1959

Henrietta Lloyd Near, State Services Assistant, cleaning the flowers in the gallery case, June 26, 1956

 Item — Binder: SC-07 Photo Archives, Page: Unknown, Item: SC07.PH.04.001
Identifier: SC07.PH.04.001
Scope and Contents Description: Museum staffer Henrietta Near uses a long-handled narrow brush to clean Fabergé flowers in an exhibition case.
Dates: June 26, 1956

Henrietta Lloyd Near, State Services Assistant, cleaning the flowers in the gallery case, June 26, 1956

 Item — Binder: SC-07 Photo Archives, Page: Unknown, Item: SC07.PH.10.001
Identifier: SC07.PH.10.001
Scope and Contents Description: Museum staffer Henrietta Near uses a short-handled wide brush to clean Fabergé flowers in an exhibition case.
Dates: June 26, 1956