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Faberge Exhibit (1983)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1983-10-14

Duration: 00:02:43

Subjects: Arts | Museum exhibits | NEW ORLEANS MUSEUM OF ART | Faberge eggs | Faberge, Peter Carl, 1846-1920 | Russia


  • Courtney, Beth Host
  • Johnson, Ken Reporter
  • Keefe, John Interviewee


This segment from the October 14, 1983, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Ken Johnson’s preview of a New Orleans Museum of Art exhibit featuring Matilda Geddings Gray’s Faberge collection. He interviews curator John Keefe, who discusses the Faberge eggs on display and the importance of Easter in imperial Russia. Host: Beth Courtney