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Gallery Talks
Geology in Art

February 26–28 at 1:00 p.m.
March 6, 11, 18 at 1:00 p.m.
(60 minutes)
West Building Rotunda
Heidi Applegate, lecturer

Designed in conjunction with the True to Nature: Open-Air Painting in Europe, 1780–1870 exhibition, this gallery talk explores the depiction of geologic features in landscape paintings in the Gallery’s permanent collection.

William Stanley Haseltine, Natural Arch at Capri, 1871, oil on canvas, Gift of Guest Services, Inc., in Honor of the 50th Anniversary of the National Gallery of Art, 1989.13.1

Related Exhibition

True to Nature: Open-Air Painting in Europe, 1780–1870
February 2 – May 3, 2020
West Building, Ground Floor, Inner Tier

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