"Perspectives on Renoir"
The following is a list of talks given at a symposium on November 1 and 2, 1996, presented in conjunction with the exhibition A Passion for Renoir: Sterling and Francine Clark Collect, 1916-1951.
For more information, contact the Research and Academic Program or call 413-458-0460.
Bath Time: Renoir and the Woman Bather
Lila Acheson Wallace Professor of Modern Art, Institute of Fine Arts, New York University
Did Renoir Ever Paint a Great Picture?
Richard R. Brettell
Independent art historian
Painterly Plentitude: Renoir and the Fantasy of the Feminine
Reader in the History of Art, University College of London
Renoir and the Problem of Impressionist Orientalism
Research Fellow, Centre for Cross-Cultural Research, Australian National University, Canberra
Renoir as Portraitist: An Overview and Some Closer Readings
Chief Curator, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa
Renoir: Narrative and Genre Paintings
Professor of the History of Art, Courtauld Institute of Art, London