Art Talk Tuesday
Art Talk Tuesday is a 1 hour, docent led presentation on popular exhibits currently, and formerly shown at the de Young, Legion of Honor or Asian Art Museums of San Francisco.
Art Talk Tuesday is the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 12pm.
Degas, Impressionism, and the Paris Millinery Trade
Discover the height of the millinery trade in Paris (1875-1914) as reflected in the works of the Impressionists. Paris was considered the fashion capital of the world at this time and there were around 1,000 hat makers working in this great city. This docent lecture from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco will feature key works by Edgar Degas as well as those by Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Edouard Manet, Mary Cassatt, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec and exquisite examples of period hats.