Inspired by the exhibition “Della Robbia: Sculpting with Color in Renaissance Florence,” gain knowledge from experts on the vivid lives and works of this artistic Renaissance family, and how their sculpture is being conserved for future generations.

Tuesdays, September 20 and 27, 10:30 am–Noon
Remis Auditorium

Above: Andrea della Robbia, Prudence (detail), about 1475. Glazed terracotta. Lent by the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1921.

Ticket Packages

Multi-session course packages are now available. Please note that this course package is not available after the date of the first session.

For more information and to purchase individual sessions, select from the “In This Series” section.

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Members $48.00
Nonmembers $60.00

In This Series

Glazed terracotta sculpture of Mary as the Madonna of Humility, with the Christ Child reaching out for lilies, a symbol of the Virgin’s purity

Lectures and Courses

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Della Robbia: Creative Ingenuity in Florentine Renaissance Sculpture
September 20, 2016
10:30 am12:00 pm

Hear from Marietta Cambareri, Senior Curator of Decorative Arts and Sculpture and Jetskalina H. Phillips Curator of Judaica, Art of Europe, and...

Glazed terracotta lunette of the Resurrection of Christ

Lectures and Courses

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Conserving Della Robbia Sculpture: Clay, Color, and Shine
September 27, 2016
10:30 am12:00 pm

Two conservators share their perspectives and behind-the-scenes stories of how Della Robbia sculptures are conserved, including some now on view in “...