San Antonio Museum or Art

Great Book Seminar Series: John Berger – Changing View of Man in the Portrait


Saturday, March 8, 2014
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

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Price: $15 members, $25 non–members Register: (210) 978–8121

Thomas Sully (American, 1783-1872)
The Torn Hat, 1820
Oil on panel
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Gift of Miss Belle Greene and Henry Copley Greene in memory of their mother, Mary Abby Greene (Mrs. J.S. Copley Greene), 16.104

Hosted by the Symposium Great Books Institutea San Antonio non-profit offering lively Socratic discussion seminars. Co-founder David Saussy leads this series. This seminar explores Thomas Sully: Painted Performance and compares Sully’s portraiture to portraiture of other places and times.

Hors d’oeuvres at 5 p.m.

Gallery talk at 5:30 p.m.

Seminar from 6 to 7 p.m.

In conjunction with the Symposium Great Books Institute.

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