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Member Tour: The One That Got Away—Artistic Changes in a Turner Painting

Date

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Time

12:30 PM–01:30 PM

Member Tour: The One That Got Away—Artistic Changes in a Turner Painting

Senior paintings conservator Karen French shares insights into J.M.W. Turner’s breathtaking Raby Castle (1817)one of the English artist’s earliest explorations of the interplay of light and clouds. Close study and conservation of the painting have revealed Turner’s major reworking of the composition, hidden under repainting.

Members have the opportunity to join a Walters expert for an intimate, members-only tour. Present your membership card at the Information/Ticketing Desk, then meet in the Centre Street inner lobby. Registration is not required. Tour schedules and topics are subject to change.

Not yet a member? Join today to attend our special member-only events. For more information, please call the Membership Hotline, 410-547-9000, ext. 283, or e-mail membership@thewalters.org.

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