Thursday, February 27, 2020
7:00 pm–8:30 pm
Barbara and Theodore Alfond Auditorium (Auditorium G36)
Add to Calendar 2020-02-27 19:00:00 2020-02-27 20:30:00 Discovery of the Self 02/27/2020 07:00 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston America/New_York public

Since its origins in the 15th century, self-portraiture has told a story of self-awareness and self-fashioning. Witness masterful performances, from the dazzling to the bizarre. The cast includes Van Eyck, Raphael, Dürer, Parmigianino, Rembrandt, Leyster, Poussin, Reynolds, Vigée Le Brun, Labille-Guiard, Friedrich, Runge, Messerschmidt, and Barry.

Jonathan Ribner, associate professor, History of Art and Architecture, Boston University

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Past Dates and Times

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

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