Noon Talk: Goncourt and Bracquemond: Literary and Artistic Collaborations in 19th Century France

12:15 P.M. – 1:00 P.M.
Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Gallery of the Art of the Western World, first floor

Nicolas Valazza, Associate Professor of French, will discuss the creation of the Société des aquafortistes and the collaboration between the etcher Félix Bracquemond and the novelist Edmond de Goncourt, who were among the first to discover Japanese prints in France. 

Image: Félix Bracquemond (French, 1822-1896). Edmond de Goncourt, 1882. Etching and engraving on paper. Eskenazi Museum of Art 76.50