Talks/Lectures

Object of the Month: "The Andes of Ecuador" (1855) by Frederic Edwin Church

Date: Wed, April 04, 2018
Time: 1:00pm
Location:

Reynolda House Museum of American Art

Cost:

Free with Museum admission.

Curator Allison Slaby discusses Church's 1855 masterpiece The Andes of Ecuador, a gem of Reynolda's permanent collection on view in Frederic Church: A Painter's Pilgrimage.


This series on the first Wednesday of the month features Reynolda House curators, educators, and guests sharing a one-hour, in-depth look at one object—painting, print, sculpture, photograph, or decorative art object. Stay tuned for our upcoming lectures:

May 2: Bootleggers (1927) by Thomas Hart Benton, with Phil Archer, Betsy Main Babcock Director of Program and Interpretation, Rebecca Eddins, director of collections management, and paintings conservator Ruth Cox

June 6 : General Plan of Reynolda, Inc. (1925) by J.E. Ellerbe, with Chris Jordan, director of public programs


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