Talk: The Private Lives of the Impressionists

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In an illustrated lecture, Sue Roe tells the story of her research for her book The Private Lives of the Impressionists, revealing how she explored villages around the Seine as well as Parisian locations where the Impressionists lived and worked. She discusses her responses to the paintings in the Musée d’Orsay and elsewhere, and the way she came to understand the painters as people, revealing how her own imagination comes into play in the process of writing a compelling factual story.

Nearest Tube: Bond Street, Marble Arch

Venue details

The Wallace Collection Hertford House, Manchester Square, London London W1U 3BN