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Kevin Beasley, artists, lectures at the National Gallery of Art on September 17, 2:00 p.m., East Building Photo: Golnaz Esmaili

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Rosamond Mack, independent scholar, lectures on Giovanni Bellini (1430/1435–1516) and Titian's (1488/1490–1576) The Feast of the Gods painting, September 25, 12:10 and 1:10 p.m., West Building, Lecture Hall.

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A book signing of The Sovereign Artist: Charles Le Brun and the Image of Louis XIV follows Wolf Burhard's lecture Charles Le Brun—Louis XIV's Most Powerful Artist, October 6, 3:30 p.m., East Building Auditorium

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Kimberly Christman-Campbell, fashion historian, lectures at the National Gallery of Art November 26, 2:00 p.m., East Building Auditorium.

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Noah Charney, author; adjunct professor of art history, American University of Rome and University of Ljubljana, lectures at National Gallery of Art, October 12, 3:30 p.m., East Building Auditorium.
A book signing of Collector of Lives: Giorgio Vasari and the Invention of Art follows.

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Edgar Degas, Ballet Scene, c. 1907, pastel on greenish transparent tracing paper, National Gallery of Art, Washington, Chester Dale Collection.

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A book signing of Fray: Art and Textile Politics follows the lecture Fray: Art and Textile Politics: A Conversation with Julia Bryan-Wilson and Lynne Cooke, October 1, 2:00 p.m., East Building Auditorium

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A book signing of Bunny Mellon: The Life of an American Style Legend follows Meryl Gordon's lecture Bunny Mellon: The Pursuit of Perfection, October 15, 2:00 p.m., East Building Auditorium.

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A book signing of Leonardo da Vinci follows Walter Isaacson's lecture, November 6, 3:30 p.m., East Building Auditorium.

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A book signing of Grand Illusions: American Art and the First World War follows David M. Lubin's lecture A Century Gone By: American Art and the First World War, December 10, 2:00 p.m., East Building Auditorium.

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Edvard Munch's Man's Head in Woman's Hair (Mannerkopf in Frauenharr), 1896
color woodcut, National Gallery of Art, Washington, Rosenwald Collection

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A book signing of Calder: The Conquest of Time: The Early Years: 1898–1940 follows the talk Calder: The Conquest of Time: A Conversation with Jed Perl and Alexander S. C. Rower, November 5, 2:00 p.m., East Building Auditorium.

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Image of Michelangelo Pistolettto's Donna che indica (Woman who points), conceived 1962, fabricated 1982, silkscreen print on polished stainless steeloverall, Gift of the Collectors Committee.

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Amy Sherald lectures at the National Gallery of Art on October 29, 2:00 p.m., in the East Building Auditorium. Photo courtesy of Amy Sherald

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Anne Truitt in Twining Court Studio, 1962, Estate of Anne Truitt, ©annetruit.org/Bridgeman Images

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Johannes Vermeer, A Lady Writing, c. 1665-67
oil on canvas
overall: 45 x 39.9 cm (17 11/16 x 15 11/16 in.)
framed: 68.3 x 62.2 x 7 cm (26 7/8 x 24 1/2 x 2 3/4 in.)
National Gallery of Art, Washington, Gift of Harry Waldron Havemeyer and Horace Havemeyer, Jr., in memory of their father, Horace Havemeyer

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Johannes Vermeer, The Lacemaker (detail), c. 1670–1671, Musée du Louvre, Paris, Départment des Peintures, Acquired in 1870.

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Johannes Vermeer, Woman Holding a Balance, c. 1664
oil on canvas
painted surface: 39.7 x 35.5 cm (15 5/8 x 14 in.)
stretcher size: 42.5 x 38 cm (16 3/4 x 14 15/16 in.)
framed: 62.9 x 58.4 x 7.6 cm (24 3/4 x 23 x 3 in.)
National Gallery of Art, Washington, Widener Collection
A signing of the exhibition catalog Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Paining: Inspiration and Rivalry follows the lecture on October 22, 2:00 p.m., in the East Building Auditorium.

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A book signing of Carrie Mae Weems: Kitchen Table Series follows Carrie Mae Weems' lecture at the National Gallery of Art on October 17, noon, in the East Building Auditorium.

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