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Conversation with the Curator: Spotlight on George Washington

Friday, September 10, 2021

12:30pm - 1:30pm

Members Only

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Join Taubman Museum of Art Chief Curator Dr. Karl Emil Willers for member-exclusive Conversation with the Curator highlighting George Washington Spotlight: In Collaboration with Historic Smithfield

This spotlight exhibition features selections from the Collection of Historic Smithfield in addition to paintings such as Charles Willson Peale’s George Washington at Yorktown, c. 1780-82, and Louis-Nicolas van Blarenberghe’s companion paintings Siege of Yorktown, 1781 and Surrender at Yorktown, 1786.

The Taubman's monthly Conversation with the Curators is a member-exclusive benefit.

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Above Image and Previous Image: Charles Willson Peale (American, 1741-1827), George Washington at Yorktown (detail), c. 1780-82, Oil on canvas, Courtesy of a private collection