Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Events

  • Betsy Copley's Father: A Portrait of the Artist as Family Man
  • Lecture
  • 11/2/2015
  • 14:00-15:30
  • Lawrence, Kansas
Multimedia
Event Description
Using the Spencer Museum’s painting Portrait of Elizabeth Copley (Mrs. Gardiner Greene) as a point of departure, Jane Kamensky considers the art, life, and times of painter John Singleton Copley. Kamensky is the Carl and Lily Pforzheimer Foundation Director of the Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America and Professor of History, Harvard University.