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Art, Nature, and Symbolism: A New Spanish Still-life Painting at the DIA

Friday, October 26, 2012

6:30 PM

  • For Everyone

 Salvador Salort-Pons

Head of European Art Department and Curator of European Painting, Detroit Institute of Arts

 

For its quality and significance, Spanish Golden Age still-life painting has gained a place in world culture as one of the most compelling, sophisticated, and spiritual art realizations. Salort-Pons places the DIA’s recently acquired rare still-life by Juan de Espinosa within the history of Spanish art and explain its importance to the museum’s collection.

 

Sponsored by European Paintings Council