Exhibition Celebration


Exhibition Celebration

Saturday, February 23, 2019 @ 5:00 pm


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Join us for a celebration of the exhibitions Gainsborough’s Family Album and Confronting Childhood, presenting images of family and childhood from the eighteenth century to today. Daughters (and Sons): On Representing Family,a lecture by James Steward, Nancy A. Nasher–David J. Haemisegger, Class of 1976, Director, will be followed by a reception in the Museum.

Thomas Gainsborough. Mary and Margaret Gainsborough, the Artist's Daughters, Playing with a Cat, ca. 1760–61. Oil on canvas, 75.6 × 62.9 cm.The National Gallery, London. Bought, 1923