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Lecture: The Neapolitan Crèche—A Closer Look

December 5, 2017
Morton Auditorium
Free with museum admission, registration required

Join Rebecca Long, Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Associate Curator of European Painting and Sculpture before 1750, for a closer look at the wondrously theatrical Neapolitan Crèche, which is displayed at the Art Institute every year for the holiday season.

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Naples, Italy, Crèche, mid-18th century. Restricted gifts of Mr. and Mrs. James N. Bay; Linda and Vincent Buonanno and Family; Charles H. and Mary F. Worcester Collection and Eloise W. Martin Legacy funds; and Mrs. Robert O. Levitt.