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World War I: Its History and Art

5:00–6:30 P.M.
Free with Museum admission

Join scholars as they discuss the history, art, and culture of The Great War. 

Jennifer Farrell, Associate Curator, Department Drawings and Prints, the Met
Romy Golan, Professor of Art History, The Graduate Center, The City University of New York
Kenneth E. Silver, Silver Professor, Department of Art History, New York University
Sabine Rewald, Jacques and Natasha Gelman Curator, Department of Modern and Contemporary Art, The Met

Presented in conjunction with the exhibition World War I and the Visual Arts

Assistive listening devices are available from the ushers.Assistive listening devices are available from the ushers.


Image: Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson (British, 1889–1946). Returning to the Trenches (detail), 1916. Drypoint, plate: 6 x 8 1/16 in. (15.2 x 20.4 cm); sheet: 8 3/8 x 11 in. (21.3 x 28 cm). The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Rogers Fund, 1968 (68.510.3). 

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