Special Event: The Francis Haskell Memorial Lecture 2009

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This event will now take place on Monday 16 February.
For further information please contact the Events Department on 0207 225 4861.

The Francis Haskell Memorial Lecture 2009

One of the most distinguished art historians of his generation, Francis Haskell was Professor of Art History at Oxford and a member of The Art Fund’s Committee from 1976 until his death in 2000. This year, the annual lecture in his memory is given by Professor Deborah Howard.

Good Citizenship: Venetian Cittadini as Patrons of the Arts
A specialist in the art and architecture of Venice, Deborah Howard is a former pupil of Francis Haskell and a life-long admirer of his work. Her lecture develops some of the themes that Haskell himself discussed in Patrons and Painters, his pioneering study of patronage of Italian Baroque art.

Tickets are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. To book please call: 0870 050 3688

Venue details

National Gallery Trafalgar Square, LONDON London WC2N 5DN 020 7747 2885 www.nationalgallery.org.uk