Sun, May 22|
American Legion Hall
Speaker Series: Great Artists of the American Renaissance with John DiDomizio
Delve into the works of four great American artists: Winslow Homer, Frederic Remington, Augustus Saint-Gaudens and Louis Comfort Tiffany.
Time & Location
May 22, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
American Legion Hall, 7 Spring Street Wappingers Falls NY 12590
About the event
As part of our Speaker Series, the Wappingers Historical Society presents lifetime WHS member and scholar of art history, John DiDomizio. Delve into the works of four great American artists: Winslow Homer, Frederic Remington, Augustus Saint-Gaudens and Louis Comfort Tiffany.
Mr. DiDomizio has been a student of art history since his first visit to the Metropolitan Museum of Art sixty years ago. As a collector of American art, John will discuss Winslow’s “Snap the Whip”; Remington’s “Coming Through the Rye”; Tiffany’s “View of Oyster Bay”; and Saint-Gaudens’ “General Sherman and Victory” statue, along with 20 other works of these artists.
The public is invited to attend. WHS member admission is free, non-member suggested donation of $5.00. Refreshments will be served. Seating is limited. Please RSVP to let us know you will be attending.