Degas and 'the green fairy'

Friday 8 December, 6.30–8.30pm

Sainsbury Wing Conference Room 1

£32/£28 conc./£26 Members

Discover the scandalous history and enduring mystique of absinthe with
distiller Ted Breaux, and explore its allure for artists such as Degas, Toulouse-Lautrec, and Van Gogh.

There will be an absinthe tasting for those wishing to sample the drink, sponsored by Sip or Mix. 

Image above: Detail from Hilaire-Germain-Edgar Degas, At the Café de Châteaudun, about 1869–71