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Gallery Talk: Dare to Know: Prints and Drawings in the Age of Enlightenment
Unidentified artist, American (active 18th century), Lottery Ticket: The Endless Knot, c. 1785–95. Woodcut. Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Walter S. Poor, Class of 1905, M20297.
Join us for a guided look at the printed ephemera in the exhibition Dare to Know, with curatorial assistant Casey Monahan.
Join curatorial assistant Casey Monahan for an in-depth discussion about a dynamic display of ball invitations, advertisements, trade cards, and currency notes in the special exhibition Dare to Know: Prints and Drawings in the Age of Enlightenment, on view until January 15, 2023. Monahan will share insights about the acquisition of these small prints and the story behind their creative installation in the exhibition.
Featuring approximately 150 works on paper and other related objects, DareView more
Sundays—free to all!
All students with a valid ID
Harvard ID holders (plus one guest)
Harvard Art Museums Friends
Youth under 18
Cambridge residents (proof of residency required)
32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
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The Harvard Art Museums are accessible for visitors using wheelchairs and other mobility devices. Accessible entrances are located on Quincy Street, Prescott and Broadway. Visitors arriving via paratransit van or similar are recommended to use the entrance on Broadway, which allows a right-side exit from the vehicle.
A limited number of wheelchairs are available for loan in the lobby free of charge. Wheelchair-accessible seating and assistive-listening devices are available in our lecture halls. Large text (18-point font) Visitor Guides are available in print and via iPads on loan from our Admissions desk for visitors with low vision. We also offer handheld magnifiers.
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