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    Lectures

    Opening Lecture: "Impressions, Old and New"
    Sunday, June 10, 3:00 pm
    Guest curator Richard R. Brettell, a leading international scholar of early modern art and professor of aesthetic studies at the School of Arts and Humanities at the University of Texas at Dallas, was one of the first participants in the Clark's Visiting Scholars program (now called the Clark Fellows program). During his residency at the Clark, Brettell developed the Impression exhibition and wrote the catalogue, published by Yale University Press. He is also the author of the Oxford History of Art's Modern Art 1851-1929 and Pissarro and Pontoise: The Painter in a Landscape.

    "Painting Quickly: Some Impressions"
    Sunday, July 29, 3:00 pm
    John House, professor of French and British painting at the Courtauld Institute of Art in London and a noted scholar of Impressionism, will discuss the themes of the exhibition in light of recent debates over the meaning and making of Impressionist paintings. A leading expert on French and British art of the nineteenth century, House is author of Landscapes of France: Impressionism and Its Rivals and Monet: Nature into Art.


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    Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Road at Wargemont
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    Pierre-Auguste Renoir
    Road at Wargemont, 1879




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