12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Bowdoin College Museum of Art
9400 College Station
Brunswick, Maine 04011
George S. Keyes, former chief curator, Detroit Institute of Art; Laura F. Sprague, senior consulting curator; and Susan E. Wegner, associate professor of art history discuss historic paintings from Italy, the Netherlands, and colonial America that shed light on peoples’ shifting relationships to and interpretations of the sea.
Presented by the Bowdoin College Museum of Art. Free and open to the public.
Illustration: Fish Shambles, mid seventeenth century, (detail) oil on canvas by an unknown Italian artist. Bequest of the Honorable James Bowdoin III. Bowdoin College Museum of Art.