"Five Uneasy Pieces: Sargent’s Making of an Uncanny Spectacle"
The following is a list of talks given at a half-day symposium on August 2, 1997, that featured short talks on five major paintings from the exhibition Uncanny Spectacle: The Public Career of the Young John Singer Sargent.
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Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose
David Fraser Jenkins
Assistant Keeper of British Collections, Tate Gallery, London
Dr. Pozzi at Home
John Singer Sargent Catalogue Raisonné Project
Fumée d’ambre gris
Mary Crawford Volk
author of John Singer Sargent's El Jaleo: Fumée d'ambre gris
David Park Curry
Curator of American Art, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Louis Stevenson
Head of Education, National Gallery of Art, London