Loosen your belts, open your minds, and get ready for another scrumptious season of Appetite for Art!
Join Joslyn curators on select Tuesdays from September through May for stimulating gallery talks and delicious lunches inspired by Joslyn’s most tasty masterpieces! All lectures begin at 11:30 am followed by lunch at noon in the beautiful Storz Fountain Court. Space is limited and advance reservations are required five days prior to the event. Ticket price per event includes sales tax: $35 Joslyn Members; $45 for the general public. Enjoy a 10% discount by purchasing a series pass: $189 Joslyn Members; $243 for all others. A special lecture-only ticket is available for $10. Docents are admitted to gallery talks free of charge. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.
Make your reservations today online or by calling (402) 661-3862. Satisfy your hunger for delicious art, fine food, and great conversation at another season of Appetite for Art!
Rembrandt van Rijn
Portrait of Dirck van Os, ca. 1658
Over the centuries, Rembrandt’s portrait of Dirck van Os was subject to
additions painted after the artist’s time, as well as conservation
efforts that obscured its original appearance. Following careful
treatment by conservator at the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, the canvas has
been carefully conserved in a manner consistent with its original
appearance experts the confidence to definitively attribute this
engaging and compassionate portrait to Rembrandt.
discussion guests will enjoy an equally engaging lunch featuring
rosemary roasted pork medallions with roasted root vegetables,
seven-grain roll with butter, and Dutch apple pie with vanilla ice
Image: Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1699), Portrait of Dirck van Os, ca. 1658, oil on canvas, Museum Purchase, 1942.30
Join us next month for another delicious serving of Appetite for Art!