John White Alexander On the Verge of Being Modern - Book Talk
John White Alexander On the Verge of Being Modern - Book Talk
WhenWednesday, January 22, 2020, 6 PM
CategoriesAfter Five, Lectures & Discussions, Shopping/Book Signing
SponsorAmerican Art Museum
VenueAmerican Art Museum
Event LocationMacMillan Education Center
CostFree.
AccessibilityWheelchair accessible
Details

Mary Anne Goley, retired director of the Fine Arts Program of the Federal Reserve Board, discusses her recent book, John White Alexander: An American Artist in the Gilded Age, and shares insights into the portraits that made him famous and the visual culture of the late nineteenth century.  A book signing follows the talk.

Image credit: John White Alexander, June, ca. 1911, oil on canvas, Smithsonian American Art Museum. 

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