Friday, August 16 2013
| 6 pm
Free. No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.
Explore impressionist paintings that celebrate this timeless focus: from the natural effects of sunlight and shadow to footlights on the stage.
Join a Museum docent to look at 1 or 2 works on loan from the Chrysler Museum. Explore the conversations and connections between these visitors and the NCMA’s own works in the European galleries.
Edgar Degas, Dancer with Bouquets, circa 1895–1900, oil on canvas, 71 x 60 in., Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, Va., Gift of Walter P. Chrysler Jr. , in memory of Della Viola Forker Chrysler, 71.507