Washington as a Farmer from Mount Vernon, Junius Brutus Stearns,
- Day + Time
- Thu December 12, 2013 4:30 – 7 pm
- Conference Room 1 & Galleries
- Karen Getty, Docent and Tour Services Coordinator, VMFA
$20 (VMFA members $18)
- Classes may not be substituted or switched once registration is complete.
Meet some of VMFA’s most famous faces, including George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and Eleanor Roosevelt, in this exploration of American portraiture! Using images from the past and the present, this workshop examines how symbolism, expression, and gesture can communicate ideas about status, profession, patriotism, and beliefs. Workshop portraits include famous American leaders (including Washington and Jefferson), wealthy patrons, enslaved African Americans, and everyday citizens.
- Fees are nonrefundable except when VMFA cancels the workshop.
- Sponsored By