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John James Audubon: “Myself”

iCal Import
Saturday, June 13, 2015 (11am - noon)
712 Green Avenue Orange, TX 77630
409-886-2787

Frederick Cruickshank (1800-1868), artist; Charles Turner (1774-1857), engraver; Robert Havell, Jr. (1793-1878), publisher; John J. Audubon, 1835, mezzotint on paper, 14 × 11 inches, Stark Museum of Art, Orange, Texas. 31.207.3.

Join Dr. Sarah Boehme, curator of Drawn to Life: Audubon’s Legacy, as we use a portrait of the artist to look at John James Audubon, the man, in this gallery conversation. We will examine the complexities and contradictions of his life, a story of adversity and success. We will draw upon his evocative writings and other background.

As part of the Gallery Conversations series, this conversation is included with general admission. Members free.

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