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'Wink and a Nod' at Driehaus
2016-08-10

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The Richard H. Driehaus Museum, 40 E. Erie St., will present the special exhibition "With a Wink and a Nod: Cartoonists of the Gilded Age," has opened.

The exhibition features 74 rare original drawings created for Puck magazine, as well as published cartoons and more than 20 vintage publications.

According to a press release, "the pages of Puck are a unique vantage point for understanding life in Gilded Age America. During this period Chicago banker Samuel M. Nickerson and his family built and lived in the 'Marble Palace,' now the Driehaus Museum."

The exhibition will run through Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017.

Call 312-482-8933 or visit DriehausMuseum.org .


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