March 1, 2019
– 12:00 pm
- March 1, 2019 – 12:00 pm
Curator's Tour: VAN GOGH, MONET, DEGAS, AND THEIR TIMES
presented by Mark Scala, chief curator
Kees van Dongen (Dutch, active in France, 1877–1968). Haystacks, ca. 1904–5. Oil on canvas, 19 5/8 x 25 1/2 in. Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, 2014.204. Image © Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Photo: David Stover
Meet at the exhibition entrance
Free to members; admission required for not-yet-members
A Members-Only Curator’s Tour will be held on Friday, March 1, at noon.
Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon’s extraordinary gifts to the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts include works from such renowned artists as Edgar Degas, Claude Monet, and Vincent van Gogh, along with representative masterpieces of British sporting art by Benjamin Marshall and George Stubbs. Join Mark Scala as he takes a closer look at some exhibition highlights in this one-hour tour.
This program is presented in conjunction with Van Gogh, Monet, Degas, and Their Times: The Mellon Collection of French Art.