Barbara and Burton Stern Lecture
Erica Hirshler, Croll Senior Curator of American Paintings
Richard Ormond, deputy director, National Portrait Gallery, London; director, National Maritime Museum, Greenwich; author, John Singer Sargent
Come behind the scenes for a personal look at John Singer Sargent’s life and art. Richard Ormond, Sargent’s grandnephew and one of the foremost authorities on the painter and the man, joins the MFA’s own Erica Hirshler, co-curator of “John Singer Sargent Watercolors,” for a conversation about Sargent’s watercolors and the people and places they depict.
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