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Art of Reading Public Tour: The Lacuna

Mint Museum RANDOLPH

Wednesday, Jun 6

6:00PM - 7:30PM

Admission: Free

Pre-registration required

ART OF READING PUBLIC TOUR: THE LACUNA

Wednesday, June 6, 6-7:30 pm Mint Museum Randolph
Admission: Free
 
New this year.  A book tour for The Lacuna:  an epic journey from the Mexico of artists Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera to the America of Pearl Harbor, FDR, and J. Edgar Hoover.   Join us! After discussion, take a docent-led tour of Spanish Colonial, Pre-Colombian, Mayan and Mexican galleries.  See selected works that bring to life events and cultures depicted in Barbara Kingsolver’s 2010 Orange Prize winning work.  Children over 12 welcome.
 
Image: Wardrobe, circa1820-1830
Peru, early 19th Century
Mahogany covered with gold leaf
Paul and Virginia Clifford Collection
Museum Purchase: Mint Museum Auxiliary Fund 1992.1

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