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Lecture: The Thorne Miniature Rooms at the Holidays

December 12, 2012
10:30AM12:00PM
St. Charles Country Club
$31 for lecture; $53 for lecture and lunch

Usher in the holiday season with a captivating exploration of a well-known Art Institute treasure. Join the Fox Valley Community Associates for a richly illustrated lecture by Jeff Nigro that examines the history of this beloved miniature collection and the special holiday decorations that have become a new Art Institute tradition. A delicious lunch amid the holiday décor of the St. Charles Country Club follows the lecture. Tickets are $31 for the lecture, $53 for the lecture and lunch. E-mail cacoordinator@artic.edu or call (312) 443-3629 to make your reservations.

Reservations are required for this program. 

Sponsored by the Fox Valley Community Associates.

Mrs. James Ward Thorne. A-24: Virginia Entrance Hall, 1751–55 (detail), c. 1940. Gift of Mrs. James Ward Thorne.