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Gallery Talk: Likeness or Ideal?

November 8, 2016
Meet in Gallery 100
Free with museum admission

How is a portrait more than an image of a person? Join Jacqueline Terrassa, Woman’s Board Endowed Chair of Museum Education, for a close look at three portraits in the collections. This interactive discussion considers the choices each artist made in representing specific individuals, including composition, symbolism, and visual detail.

Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres. Amédée-David, the Comte de Pastoret, 1823/26.