Gallery Talk at Rienzi

September 21, 2023 | SOLD OUT

Learn more about the works of art at Rienzi, the MFAH house museum for European decorative arts. Gallery Talks offer an insider’s look at a particular object in the Rienzi Collection, as well as special topics and themes. Speakers include curators, conservators, educators, and librarians.

Today, assistant curator Misty Flores highlights the 17th-century painting Infant Jesus and Infant John the Baptist, which is on view in the Mexican Room. She also talks about the history and techniques of enconchados—oil paintings inlaid with shells and mother-of-pearl.

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Gallery Talks are included with Rienzi admission.

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Education programs at Rienzi receive generous funding from the Sterling-Turner Foundation; Alkek and Williams Foundation; Carroll Sterling and Harris Masterson III Endowment; and the Caroline Wiess Law Endowment for Rienzi.


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