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The Art of the Newel
would be pleased if you would join us in welcoming a new exhibit to the Brauer Museum of Art

This exhibit features a highly unique collection of antique newel posts refurbished by Antique Bazaar &


These American newel posts dating from the 1880s to 1920s are the collection of Jay W. Christopher
The primary mission of the collection is to showcase eras of architecture & design through the artistry displayed in these fine newel posts that have been refurbished to their glamor & shine of yester-year!
*a newel post supports the handrail of a stair banister & is found at the bottom of the stairs or in between banister sections*

The Art of the Newel: The Jay W. Christopher Collection
Brauer Museum of Art
1709 Chapel Dr. Valparaiso, IN
Opening Reception August 26, 2011 7:00p.m. Free and Open to the Public
The Exhibit ran from August 23, 2011 - November 18, 2011


Russ-toration, LLC
902 East Third Street, Sandwich, IL 60548-1869                    630-640-2419
"The Art of Restoring Memories & The Craft of Creating Heirlooms" ~Fine Woodworking by Russ