Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Events

  • The Gilded Age in American Art
  • Lecture
  • 10/8/2015
  • 10:00-11:00
  • The University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
  • Host: Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, Spencer Museum of Art
Event Description
Susan Earle, Spencer curator of European and American Art, discusses late nineteenth-century America when ambitious artists tried imitating their European peers. Learn what made the work of Winslow Homer, Thomas Wilmer Dewing, and John Singer Sargent among others, so dazzling. This series of informal talks is designed for senior citizens but open to everyone.