The Met - Jan 23 2023


Drawing to Define a New Denmark

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
 Curatorial Conversation

Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg, Danish (Blåkrog 1783-1853 Copenhagen), At a Window in the Artist's Studio, 1852, Drawing
Pen and grey ink and brown wash over graphite framed in light blue watercolor, 10 13/16 × 9 1/8 in. (27.4 × 23.1 cm)
Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen

January 23, 2023; 10:30 am

[doors open at 10:00 am]

Bonnie J. Sacerdote Lecture Hall - Ruth and Harold D. Uris Center for Education
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue, NY
(Please use Education Center entrance at 81st Street & Fifth Avenue)


"Christen Købke and Romantic Nationalism"
Freyda Spira, Robert L. Solley Curator of Prints and Drawings, Yale University Art Gallery 

"Balancing Act: Perspective and Science in Eckersberg's Drawings"
Roberta Olson, Curator of Drawings Emerita, New-York Historical Society,
and Professor of Art History Emerita, Wheaton College, Massachusetts

"Siting the viewer: position and representation in Danish Golden Age drawing"
Thomas Lederballe, Senior Research Curator, National Gallery of Denmark 

"Looking Out/Gazing In: Portraits of Nineteenth-Century Danish Artists"
Stephanie Schrader, Curator of Drawings, J. Paul Getty Museum  

This event is sponsored by CHRISTIE'S

This event is organized in partnership with The Metropolitan Museum of Art.


Mark your calendars for the related exhibition from January 26 to April 16, 2023
Beyond the Light: Identity and Place in Nineteenth-Century Danish Art
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue, NY


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