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Lowell Lecture

Curated Conversations: Casanova and the Colonies: Transatlantic Identities in the 18th Century

Date & Time

July 22, 2018 at 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Location

Museum of Fine Arts
465 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA 02115
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Speaker(s)

Courtney Harris, Curatorial Research Fellow, Decorative Arts and Sculpture, Art of Europe and Caroline Cole, Ellyn McColgan Assistant Curator, Art of the Americas

Presenting Organization

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Topics

The Arts

Explore notions of identity in the 18th century in the European and American galleries. Join Courtney Harris, curatorial research fellow, Decorative Arts and Sculpture, Art of Europe; and Caroline Cole, Ellyn McColgan Assistant Curator, Art of the Americas, for a gallery talk that looks at portraits, characters, and material culture of 18th-century Europe and America from the MFA’s collection. Finish up the talk outside “Casanova’s Europe: Art, Pleasure, and Power in the 18th Century” and explore the related art work on your own.