Learning About 17th Century Dutch Art: Inspired by the Met Exhibition
Inspired by the current exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art,
Masterpieces of Dutch Art (through Oct 4, 2020), art historian
Beth S. Gersh-Nesic, Ph.D., director/owner of the New York Arts Exchange, discusses the stories, artists, iconography, artistic centers,
Bible sources, and theatrical influences which help us understand art made in Holland during
the 17th century. Artists included in this presentation will be Rembrandt, Frans Hals, Johannes Vermeer, Jan Steen,
Judith Leyster, and Rachel Ruysch, among many others.
Free event reserved to AFG members and their guests