Fri, Nov 20|
Whistler vs Ruskin: Flinging a Pot of Paint in the Public’s Face
The 1878 trial between artist & critic became the 1st great public debate in Britain about modern art. This talk looks at the issues & personalities involved in this famous courtroom drama, how their animosity divided the art world & the extent to which it can be argued that the outcome ruined both.
Time & Location
Nov 20, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM GMT
About the Event
delivered by Alan Read
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