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Art Study Center Seminar at Home: Sketches in Clay—Gian Lorenzo Bernini’s Terracotta Models

August 7, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Free

Since we are unable to welcome you into the museums at this time, we are bringing our experts to you in an online series, Art Study Center Seminars at Home.

In this session, senior objects conservator Tony Sigel will take a closer look at architect and sculptor Gian Lorenzo Bernini’s terracotta models for the marble sculptures that would transform the visual landscape of 17th-century Rome. Sigel will reveal the intimate details of Bernini’s modeling process and his signature techniques.

Led by:
Tony Sigel, Senior Conservator of Objects and Sculpture, Straus Center for Conservation and Technical Studies

This virtual seminar will take place online via Zoom. Free admission, but registration is required. To register, please complete this online form.

You will receive an email confirming your registration along with a Zoom link and password for the program. If you have any questions, please contact am_register@harvard.edu

Details

Date:
August 7, 2020
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Harvard Art Museums
Email:
john_connolly@harvard.edu
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Venue

Online
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Cambridge, MA 02138
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Phone:
6174959400