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After the dance

Poussin's influence

Dr Yuriko Jackall explores how Poussin was inspired by art and literature
Date
Thursday, 9 December 2021
Time
4 - 5 pm GMT
Available online only

About

Learn how one of Poussin's most celebrated paintings, 'A Dance to the Music of Time' (about 1634, The Wallace Collection), and his oeuvre, reverberate in the work of artists and writers as diverse as Fragonard and Anthony Powell.

Image: Detail from Nicolas Poussin, 'A Bacchanalian Revel before a Term', 1632-3

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Dr Yuriko Jackall is Head of the Curatorial Department and Curator of French Paintings at the Wallace Collection, London. She has held curatorial positions at the National Gallery of Art, Washington and the Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon. She has curated exhibitions including 'Fragonard: The Fantasy Figures' (2017), 'America Collects Eighteenth-Century French Painting' (2017) and 'Hubert Robert, 1733-1806' (2016-2017). At the Wallace, recent projects include the relighting, refurbishment, and reinstallation of the second floor galleries that house the museum's celebrated collection of 18th-century French art. Her monograph on Jean-Baptiste Greuze's 'têtes d'expression' is forthcoming in 2022.

Supported by

Elizabeth and Daniel Peltz OBE

Talks & conversations

After the dance

Poussin's influence

Dr Yuriko Jackall explores how Poussin was inspired by art and literature
Date
Thursday, 9 December 2021
Time
4 - 5 pm GMT
Available online only

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Free 

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