Home Is Where the Art Is – France

Art History Alive with Dr. Janetta Rebold Benton



FEB 22

Time: 12:15 pm

Price: $29

Where did these geniuses actually live and work? Sneak a peek into the private homes (and personal lives) of famous painters, sculptors, and architects. Dr. Benton compares their environments to their masterpieces.

The French lecture focuses on the homes of Claude Monet in Giverny, Pierre-Auguste Renoir at Les Collettes in Cagnes-sur-Mer, Auguste Rodin at the Villa des Brillants in Meudon, Vincent van Gogh in Arles, St-Rémy, and Auvers.

The Conversation Continues Anew…

Join us for tea with Dr. Janetta Rebold Benton.

Tickets to the tea are $12 per person and include light fare, coffee and tea. Tickets can be purchased through the Schimmel Center Box Office at 212-346-1715.  Please note, tickets for the tea are available up to the Monday before each lecture at 2PM.

About Dr. Janetta Rebold Benton

2012-2013 Fullbright Senior Scholar Award winner and has presented lectures at the Metropolitan Museum of Art as well as the Smithsonian Institution in Washington DC. She has published 7 books to date as well as articles in numerous periodicals.

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Address: 3 Spruce Street, New York

Phone: 212-346-1715

Hours: Tuesday – Friday, 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm & 3 hours prior to performance time

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