Sunday at the Met

The American Civil War

A Harvest of Death, Gettysburg

Sunday, June 23, 2013, 3:00–4:30 p.m.

Join us for an afternoon of talks that examine art and imagery of the Civil War. This program is held in conjunction with the exhibitions Photography and the American Civil War and The Civil War and American Art.

This Sunday at the Met is made possible by The Mr. and Mrs. Raymond J. Horowitz Foundation for the Arts.

Above: Timothy O'Sullivan (American, born Ireland, 1840–1882). A Harvest of Death, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania (detail), July 1863. Albumen silver print from glass negative; Approx. 7 1/4 x 9 1/4. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005 (2005.100.1201)

Free with Museum admission

Honoré Daumier  (French, 1808–1879) | A Theater Audience (detail), 19th century | 1972.118.203

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