It may be gray and snowy today, but I am fired up to see Kim de Beaumont's lecture on public spaces in 17th- and 18th-century Paris at 1:30 pm at the Women Club of Greenwichm 89 Maple Aveue. This lecture is sponsored by the Alliance Française de Greenwich
Dr. de Beaumont is an art historian who teaches at Hunter College and Pace College. You may know the exhibition she curated for the Frick Museum: Gabriel de Saint-Aubin, fall-winter 2007-8.
Click here for my review for About.com: Art History in 2008
Gabriel de Saint-Aubin (French, 1724-1780)
Society Promenade, 1760
Pen and brown and black ink, brush and
gray wash, watercolor, and gouche
12 3/8 x 10 5/32 in. (31.4 x 25.8 cm)
© The Hermitage, Saint Petersburg
The lecture will be in French.
Dr. de Beaumont will offer a tour of 18th century art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in January 2013.
Beth New York
aka - Beth Gersh-Nesic, Ph.D.
New York Arts Exchange