This intelligent melodrama, widely considered a masterpiece, finds Fernando Soler ruling his household with draconian authority. The Solers’ conservative, middle-class life is shaken by the appearance of a young salesman who attracts the attention of the family’s teenage daughter.
Read the summer 2017 pick for the MFAH Book Club —The Last Painting of Sara de Vos by Dominic Smith—and drop in for a staff-led tour of related works in the MFAH collections. Individuals can participate in further discussion in our online Goodreads group, too!
With more than 100 galleries and all the frequently changing exhibitions throughout the Museum, it’s almost impossible to see everything in one visit! Join this 45-minute tour that samples the diverse array of art on view at the MFAH today.