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Gallery Talk: An American Icon Returns—“Whistler’s Mother” in Chicago

March 31, 2017
Meet in Griffin Court
Free with museum admission

Join curator Victoria Sancho-Lobis, to learn more about James McNeill Whistler’s most famous painting, Arrangement in Grey and Black, No. 1 (Portrait of the Artist’s Mother), on view in Chicago for the first time in over sixty years. 

James Abbott McNeill Whistler. Arrangement in Grey and Black No. 1, also called Portrait of the Artist's Mother, 1871. © RMN-Grand Palais (Musée d'Orsay) / Jean-Gilles Berizzi.