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The Human Position: Old Master Works from the Collection

From the Collection

June 20 – August 28, 2013
Daniel Seghers, Dutch, and Simon de Vos, Flemish, "A Garland of Flowers Surrounding a Mocking of Christ," c. 1643. Oil on canvas, 51 1/2 x 42 inches (130.8 x 106.7 cm). Collection of the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC, USA. Gift in honor of Marilyn M. Segal by her family, 1998.22.8. Photo by Peter Paul Geoffrion.
Gallery installation photo by Peter Paul Geoffrion.
Gallery installation photo by Peter Paul Geoffrion.

The Human Position featured more than 70 works of art spanning five centuries from the Nasher Museum’s permanent collection, and rarely on view. The exhibition included paintings, sculptures and works on paper from the 14th through the 19th centuries. Artists included European old masters, including Italian Renaissance and baroque painters such as Titian’s contemporary Bonifacio de’Pitati, Spanish court painters Vicente Carducho and Francisco Rizi, French neoclassical artists François Gerard and Merry-Joseph Blondel, master printmakers Dürer, Callot and Rembrandt, and many more.

Gallery installation photo by Peter Paul Geoffrion.
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