Jo Briggs, Jennie Walters Delano Associate Curator of 18th and 19th-century Art, discusses a spectacular life-sized ceramic peacock in the exhibition Majolica Mania. This talk considers the historic references, scientific advances, and popular symbolism that inspired the creation of this sculpture.
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