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Paul Cézanne, Madame Cézanne in Blue, 1888–90, oil on canvas, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Robert Lee Blaffer Memorial Collection, gift of Sarah Campbell Blaffer.

The Artist’s Eye: Portraits

Saturday, Jun 29, 2013
Noon - 12:45 p.m.

Beck Building
5601 Main Street Map & Directions

How do artists portray others in art? Sometimes realistically, but often by taking artistic liberties. Learn more about the artists’ intentions for select portraits during this 45 minute tour.

Education Programs receive generous funding from the Kinder Foundation; the Institute of Museum and Library Services; ExxonMobil; the Favrot Fund; Michael C. Linn in memory of his mother Patricia G. Linn; the National Museum of Korea; Mrs. Evelyn Houstoun Chew; The Hamill Foundation; the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation; Susanne M. and Melbern G. Glasscock; The Brown Foundation, Inc.; The Boeing Company; An Anonymous Donor; Mr. William J. Hill; Houston Junior Woman’s Club; JPMorgan Chase Foundation; the Sterling-Turner Foundation; and The Susan Vaughan Foundation.