The Philadelphia Antiques & Art Show features a Loan Exhibit every year, a tradition since the Show’s founding in 1962. The curated, museum-quality Loan Exhibit changes with each Show and allows visitors a closer look at a specific genre of antiques.


Curated by Jeff R. Bridgman

“What so Proudly We Hail”

The 2017 Philadelphia Antiques & Art Show loan exhibit will explore outstanding examples of American flags and patriotic textiles from the 1790s to 1912, featuring objects that simultaneously ignite a love of both art and patriotism.