Thomas Eakins, The Spinner

Art - Lecture/Discussion

Thursday, May 16, 2019
6:00 PM-7:00 PM

Conference Room

Speaker: Dr. Erin Corrales-Diaz, Assistant Curator of American Art, Worcester Art Museum

Description: Explore Thomas Eakins fascination with the subject of fiber and textile arts: spinning, knitting, weaving, and sewing.

Highlight Object: Thomas Eakins, The Spinner, about 1876, oil on canvas, museum purchase, 1929.123

Cost: Free with museum admission

Suggested Audiences:Elders, Adult, College, High School

Last Modified: March 15, 2019 at 11:06 AM


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