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Glimpses of Seventeenth-Century Life

Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday at 1:30

Tuesday, Thursday at 1:30

Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday at 1:30

West Building Rotunda

This tour focuses on Dutch, Flemish, French, and Spanish works of art that offer glimpses of daily life in the context of the diverse social, political, and religious currents of the seventeenth century. It explores how artists experimented with the expressive use of light, color, and movement in a variety of genres.

Gabriel Metsu, The Intruder, c. 1660, oil on panel, National Gallery of Art, Andrew W. Mellon Collection, 1937.1.57

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