November 11, 2019
This event is ticketed separately from regular museum admission and we recommend you purchase your ticket in advance.
Join the President of Swann Auction Galleries, Nicholas D. Lowry, and Chief Curator of Poster House, Angelina Lippert, as they take you on a magical ride through the wonderful world of travel posters.
In celebration of its 20th anniversary of Travel Poster auctions, Swann is offering the largest collection of rail posters ever to hit the market — and Lowry and Lippert are here to make all your travel fantasies come true! Discover what most collectors consider the gateway drug of posters, and learn why vintage travel advertising remains the most popular genre in the medium.
Daring questions and fabulous attire encouraged!
Space is limited. First 30 ticket buyers will go home with a poster-themed 2020 calendar!
Members at the Individual Level get a buy one get one free ticket.
Members at the Supporter and Patron Levels get two free tickets.
Wine, Beer, & cheese provided.
Please Note: This event does NOT take place at Poster House, but at Swann Galleries a few short Avenues away!
Swann Galleries is located at 104 East 25th Street, between Park Avenue South and Lexington Avenue. Guests should take the elevator to the 6th Floor.
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