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July 2019

Summer Greenlaw Lecture Series: The English Conversation Piece; Thursday AM

July 18 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Thursday, repeating until August 1, 2019

Hope and Healing Center Auditorium, 5025 Riverway,
Houston, TX 77056 United States
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The English Conversation Piece Paintings for a Summer’s Day (OR a Winter’s Night) Lecturer: Barry A. Greenlaw Of all the genre of British Painting in the 18th century, the Conversation Piece stands out as perhaps the most peculiarly English; an innovative mode of small-scale, informal portraiture, depicting groups of individuals posed in domestic or landscape settings. Pioneered by William Hogarth, and brought to its peak by Johann Zoffany, these fascinating group pictures reflect the joy and sparkling life of Georgian…

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Summer Greenlaw Lecture Series: The English Conversation Piece; Thursday AM

July 25 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Thursday, repeating until August 1, 2019

Hope and Healing Center Auditorium, 5025 Riverway,
Houston, TX 77056 United States
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The English Conversation Piece Paintings for a Summer’s Day (OR a Winter’s Night) Lecturer: Barry A. Greenlaw Of all the genre of British Painting in the 18th century, the Conversation Piece stands out as perhaps the most peculiarly English; an innovative mode of small-scale, informal portraiture, depicting groups of individuals posed in domestic or landscape settings. Pioneered by William Hogarth, and brought to its peak by Johann Zoffany, these fascinating group pictures reflect the joy and sparkling life of Georgian…

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August 2019

Summer Greenlaw Lecture Series: The English Conversation Piece; Thursday AM

August 1 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Thursday, repeating until August 1, 2019

Hope and Healing Center Auditorium, 5025 Riverway,
Houston, TX 77056 United States
+ Google Map

The English Conversation Piece Paintings for a Summer’s Day (OR a Winter’s Night) Lecturer: Barry A. Greenlaw Of all the genre of British Painting in the 18th century, the Conversation Piece stands out as perhaps the most peculiarly English; an innovative mode of small-scale, informal portraiture, depicting groups of individuals posed in domestic or landscape settings. Pioneered by William Hogarth, and brought to its peak by Johann Zoffany, these fascinating group pictures reflect the joy and sparkling life of Georgian…

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