Exhibition Entrepreneurship & Classical Design in Boston’s South End: The Furniture of Isaac Vose & Thomas Seymour, 1815 to 1825 this event is free 11 May 2018 to 14 September 2018 Open Monday through Saturday from 10 AM to 4 PM

Virtually forgotten for 200 years, the brilliance of Isaac Vose and his furniture are revealed in a new exhibition and accompanying catalog.Beginning with a modest pair of collection boxes he made for his localBoston church in 1788, Vose went on to build a substantial businessempire and to make furniture for the most prominent Boston families. The exhibition and catalog restore Vose from relative obscurity to his rightful position as one of Boston’s most important craftsmen. Opening at the MHS on May 11, the exhibition will be on view through September 14.