Painted Love: The Greatest Lovers in Art
Tender embraces. Passionate outbursts. Stolen kisses. Artists have been representing the dramatic, mind-altering effects of love for centuries.
This talk will look at the endless facets of love represented in painting; from fleeting to timeless, tragic to tender, sensual to adoring. It celebrates romance through (among others) the work of Fragonard, Klimt, Bernini, Toulouse-Lautrec and Rossetti.