The Art of the Peales in the Philadelphia Museum of Art

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When:
May 8, 2018 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm America/New York Timezone
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Where:
The Library Company of Philadelphia
1314 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107, Philadelphia
PA 19107
Contact:
Library Company of Philadelphia

The Art of the Peales in the Philadelphia Museum of Art


Tuesday, May 8


5:30pm – 7:00pm






Library Company Trustee Emerita and Associate Curator at the PMA Carol E. Soltis will discuss her new book, The Art of the Peales in the Philadelphia Museum of Art. She examines works such as Charles Willson Peale’s Staircase Group and Rubens Peale’s Magpie Eating Cake.  Please take a deeper look at these engaging works with us and learn about America’s first artistic dynasty, the Peale family.  Book signing to follow.