Sunday, October 20, 2013, 3:00–4:30 p.m.
What distinguishes an amateur from a professional printmaker artist? When is a copy not a copy? Discover the answers to these questions in the context of eighteenth-century France with Jonathan Bober, Rena Hoisington, and Perrin Stein.
This program is held in conjunction with the exhibition Artists and Amateurs: Etching in Eighteenth-Century France.
Education programs are made possible by The Georges Lurcy Charitable and Educational Trust.
Above: Jacques François Joseph Saly (French, 1717–1776). Design for a Vase with Two Mermaids, from the "Vases" series (detail), 1746. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1954 (54.636.6)
Free with Museum admission