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Lecture, "The Painter's Touch: Materiality and Meaning in Chardin," by Ewa Lajer-Burcharth

  • Date: April 13, 2017

Lecture, "The Painter's Touch: Materiality and Meaning in Chardin," by Ewa Lajer-Burcharth

 

Thursday, April 13th, 2017
6:30pm in Elvehjem L140

Dr. Lajer-Burcharth is the William Dorr Boardman Professor of Fine Arts in the Department of History of Art and Architecture at Harvard University. She teaches modern and contemporary art focusing on the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, post-1970s art, and critical theory. Professor Lajer-Burcharth is the author of Necklines: The Art of Jacques-Louis David after the Terror (Yale University Press, 1999); Chardin Material (Sternberg Press, 2011); and The Painter’s Touch: Boucher, Chardin, Fragonard, (Princeton University Press, 2017).

For more see her webpage at http://scholar.harvard.edu/elajer-burcharth.