What We See and What We Know: Poet Mark Strand on the Collection

Wed, Apr 28, 2010, 6:00 pm - 11:59 pm

Mistress and Maid, 1666-1667. By Johannes Vermeer.

Free. Admission to museum is free after 5:45 pm. No reservations are necessary; lecture seating general.


Mark Strand, recipient of the Gold Medal for Poetry from the American Academy of Arts and Letters in 2009 , will discuss works in the Frick’s permanent collection from a poet’s point of view, focusing on women depicted by Vermeer.

For more information, please contact the Education Department at (212) 547-6863 or education@frick.org.

 


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