Harold J. Cook, John F. Nickoll Professor of History, Brown University
Peer through the lens of flourishing 17th-century Dutch technological innovation to witness wondrous advancements in science, including astronomy and medicine.
Individual sessions: members, $28, nonmembers, $35.
To order tickets by phone, call 1-800-440-6975; to order in person, visit any MFA ticket desk.
Above: Isaak Koedijk, The Barber Surgeon, about 1649-50. Oil on panel. Private collection.