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"James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834–1903) is widely regarded as one of the early 20th century’s most important artists. Often seen as a forerunner of post-Impressionism, he is celebrated for his bold and innovative style in a variety of media from painting in oil to watercolors and etchings. His artistic ideals were thoroughly informed by the Aesthetic movement and its emphasis on refinement, subtlety, and belief in the autonomy of art...
Art historian Aneta Georgievska Shine takes a close look at how these ideals were expressed in his work—whether in subtle tonal landscapes, or in his portrayal of women..."
HOSTED BY SMITHSONIAN ASSOCIATES
Tickets: $30 (concessions may apply)
Speakers: Aneta Georgievska Shine
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