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Dürer’s Origin, Dürer’s Time, Dürer’s Legacy

January 21, 2016
6:30 - 8 PM

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Albrecht Dürer (1471 – 1528), a key figure of the German Renaissance, had a profound influence on artists not only of his own time but for countless generations of artists after him. In celebration of Dürer and the exhibition The Age of Albrecht Dürer: German Drawings from the École des Beaux Arts, join two experts in the German Renaissance – Jeffrey Chipps Smith, from the University of Texas at Austin; Christiane Andersson from Bucknell University, along with the Crocker’s own curator for the exhibition, William Breazeale – for a lively and wide-ranging conversation about Dürer, his era and influence, and why Dürer’s art has remained so prominent for more than 500 years.  

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$10 Members
$13 Students/youth
$15 Nonmembers

Purchase tickets by clicking the REGISTER button above, visiting the Museum Admission Desk, or by calling (916) 808-1182. Limited tickets may be available at the Admission Desk the day of the program.

Image Caption:  Albrecht Dürer, Portrait of Frederick of Saxony, n.d. Silverpoint and black chalk on light pink prepared paper, 17.8 x 14.0 cm (7 x 5 1/2 inches). École des Beaux-Arts, Paris, inv. no. E.B.A. 1658. © photograph by Jean-Michel Lapellerie/Thierry Ollivier.

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