Fakes, Mistakes, [Deceptions] and Discoveries: Uncovering the mysteries of old Master Paintings.
Betsy Wiesman, Curator of Dutch and Flemish Painting at the National Gallery, London reveals the secret stories behind paintings by such artists as Botticelli, Raphael, Durer, Holbein and Rembrandt. Using a combination of scientific analysis, connoisseurship and historical research, scientists, conservators and curators work together to discover clues to an artist's working practivce, solve questions about authorship, and learn how a painting may have changed over time.
These engaging programs by noted curators and scholars enhance your understanding and appreciation of the museum’s permanent collection and special exhibitions. Complimentary for Ringling Members at the Supporting Level and above, reservations required. $5 for all other Ringling Members and Florida College students and faculty with valid school I.D. $10 non-members.