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Noontime Art Talk by Andrew Eschelbacher, Susan Donnell and Harry W. Konkel Assistant Curator of European Art Portland Museum of Art Catch a glimpse into life in 19th century Paris with this French Impressionist painting, which... more >
Noontime Art Talk by Véronique Plesch, Professor of Art History A talk on the practice of the Grand Tour and on the souvenirs that were brought back, mostly in the 19th century and from Italy.... more >
Noontime Art Talk by Ramey Mize, Anne Lunder Leland Curatorial Fellow In the gouache Evening on the Beach, 1871, and the oil painting of the same name, Winslow Homer meticulously renders the unwieldy intersection of... more >
A successful painter of mythological scenes, battles and portraits in early nineteenth-century France, François Gérard was also an important participant in the period’s revitalized salon culture. Daniel Harkett examines how his works decorated the rooms... more >