Join us for a lecture delivered by Dr. Michael Schreffler, associate professor in the Department of Art, Art History, and Design and guest curator of Divine Illusions: Statue Painting in Colonial South America.
After the lecture, join Dr. Schreffler in the exhibition galleries for questions and to look more closely. The lecture will also be immediately followed by a reception celebrating the exhibition sponsored by the Friends of the Snite Museum of Art.
Gutiêrrez, Cipriano de Toledo y (active 1761-1775), Our Lady of Characato, 1771, Oil on canvas. Courtesy of the Carl & Marilynn Thoma Art Foundation, photo by Michael Tropea.