Art Talk: 18th Century Prints & Porcelain in Dialogue

September 7, 2016 @ 6:00 pm
Art Talk: 18th Century Prints & Porcelain in Dialogue

Art Talk: Eighteenth-Century Prints & Porcelain in Dialogue
5 pm | Exhibition Viewing & Public Reception
6 pm | Talk

Vanessa Sigalas, former Dangremond Research Fellow for European Art and Decorative Arts, and curator of the exhibition Miniature World in White Gold: Meissen Porcelain by Johann Joachim Kaendler, investigates the relationship between prints and porcelain through the work of Kaendler and printmaker William Hogarth. Free and open to the public.

Presented in collaboration with The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.

Image: Meissen Porcelain Factory, Model by Johann Joachim Kaendler, Writing cavalier, c. 1740, Hard-paste porcelain, Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917.143