Erica E. Hirshler, Croll Senior Curator of American Paintings
Childe Hassam recorded Tremont Street and Boston Common at a pivotal moment in his own career and in the life of our city. Take in new discoveries about the history and context of Hassam’s beloved scene, revealing the modernism of both Hassam’s art and the subject he depicted.
Book signing follows in the MFA Bookstore and Shop.
Three-session course tickets ($72 member, $90 nonmember) are not available online.
To order tickets by phone, call 1-800-440-6975; to order in person, visit any MFA ticket desk.
Above: Childe Hassam, At Dusk (Boston Common at Twilight), 1885-86. 31.952. Oil on canvas. Gift of Miss Maud E. Appleton.