In this special program exclusively for Museum Council Patrons, step behind the glass wall of the MFA’s “Conservation in Action Lab,” with Irene Konefal, the paintings conservator who is leading the Museum’s conservation treatment of Claude Monet’s renowned La Japonaise. See the painting up close and learn more about why La Japonaise is undergoing treatment and the planning and strategy of art conservators as they embark on conserving a painting. 

The evening will conclude with a three-course seated dinner in Bravo Restaurant with guest of honor Irene Konefal.

Read more about the conservation of La Japonaise.
Look at photos from the scientific analysis of La Japonaise


About Signature Events:
Remarkable events at the MFA - great art and conservation, unique food and drinks.

Image: Claude Monet, La Japonaise, 1876. Oil on canvas. 1951 Purchase Fund, MFA.