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Fall Fine Estates Auction

Tuesday, October 18th @ 5PM

This auction features the estate of Adolph S. Cavallo, Southbury CT. Cavallo was an independent scholar, former curator of the collection of textiles and costumes at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston and former Chairman of the Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. He was previously associated with the Detroit Institute of Arts in Education and Theatre Arts and with the Brooklyn Museum as Curator of Decorative Arts. Mr. Cavallo was the author of numerous books on textiles and tapestries, including "The Unicorn Tapestries" in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Harvard College in 1948 (BA), and from Harvard University in 1952 (MA).

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