Make Americana great again: The Wunsch family has a plan

jbitenc Furniture & Decorative Arts

Among aficionados of early American decorative arts, the name Wunsch is legendary. The family’s art and antiques collection—started by the canny and ever-curious engineer E. Martin Wunsch (1924–2013), and administered under the aegis of the Wunsch Americana Foundation—is one of the most important in the field.

Talking Antiques

Editorial Staff Art

Nine leaders in the field discuss the changing antiques and fine arts market.   Jane Nylander, preservationist The past speaks to Jane Nylander. She has been translating its messages for decades as curator at Old Sturbridge Village, director of Strawbery Banke, and former president of Historic New England.    Are we currently losing ground in our commitment to preserve and conserve our …