"Old Ironsides through Artists' Eyes" by Matthew Brenckle

"Old Ironsides through Artists' Eyes" by Matthew Brenckle

Public Lecture

Image:
Thomas Birch (1779-1851), Escape of the U.S. Frigate Constitution, 1838, oil on canvas. New-York Historical Society, Bequest of Matilda Wolfe Bruce, 1908.5

The USS Constitution's storied career has inspired artists since her launch in 1797. Join USS Constitution historian Matthew Brenkle as he explores the ship's history through the eyes of 19th-century artists.

$8 general public
Free for PMA members

Seating is limited and reservations are strongly recommended.
 
This event is in conjunction with the exhibition The Coast & the Sea: Marine and Maritime Art in America.

 

Admission

$8 general public, free for PMA members.