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Audio Lecture: Salon Caricature and Comic Criticism in 19th-Century Paris
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Julia Langbein, a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Chicago, looks closely at the caricatures of paintings featured in the Salons, the official art exhibitions in Paris, asking how they functioned...
Audio Lecture: Salon Caricature and Comic Criticism in 19th-Century Paris
Audio Lecture: Science Chicago—A Technical Study of A Sunday on La Grande Jatte
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Inge Fiedler, Conservation Microscopist, discusses the technical study of Georges Seurat's A Sunday on La Grande Jatte 1884, painted between 1884 and 1886. Using an innovative technique...
Audio Lecture: Science Chicago—A Technical Study of <em>A Sunday on La Grande Jatte</em>
Turning the Pages: Gustave Caillebotte (1848-1894), Sketchbook, June 1883-September 1886
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This is the only known sketchbook by the French Impressionist painter Gustave Caillebotte, painter of the Art Institute of Chicago's famous...
Turning the Pages: Gustave Caillebotte (1848-1894), Sketchbook, June 1883-September 1886
Video Postcard: Paris Street; Rainy Day (1877)
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Gloria Groom, David and Mary Winton Green Senior Curator of 19th-Century European Painting and Sculpture, takes you on a detailed tour of one of Caillebotte's masterpieces.
Video Postcard: <em>Paris Street; Rainy Day</em> (1877)
Video: Renoir's True Colors—Science Solves a Mystery
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Follow the museum conservation department's intrepid detectives as they do what it takes to get the scoop on Madame Clapisson's elusive past.
Video: Renoir's True Colors—Science Solves a Mystery
Video: A Thousand and One Swabs—The Transformation of Paris Street; Rainy Day
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When conservator Faye Wrubel examined Caillebotte's masterpiece Paris Street; Rainy Day in the Art Institute's conservation studio after it had traveled from Paris to New York and back to...
Video: A Thousand and One Swabs—The Transformation of <em>Paris Street; Rainy Day</em>

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