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Tuesday – Friday
10:30 a.m.; 1:00 p.m.; 3:00 p.m.

Saturday
10:30 a.m.; 11:30 a.m.; 1:00 p.m.; 2:00 p.m.

Sunday
1:00 p.m.; 2:00 p.m.

Special Extended Hours:

July 18 until 9 p.m.
August 8 until 9 p.m.
August 29 until 9 p.m.
Best Impressions Restaurant will be open on these nights until 8:30 p.m.

Gallery Talk:

Ann Wagner, PhD, Curator of Drawings
July 14
2 p.m.
Free with ticket

Lecture:

“Rembrandt and Fallibility”
Jon L. Seydl, The Paul J. and Edith Ingalls Vignos, Jr., Curator of European Painting and Sculpture, 1500-1800, at the Cleveland Museum of Art
July 18
5:30 p.m. reception |6 p.m. lecture
$10 for non-members; Free for members, students
Includes ticket to extended hours viewing of exhibition

Lecture:

“Collecting Rembrandt: Perils and Pleasures One Hundred Years Ago”
Catherine B. Scallen, Chair of the Department of Art History and Art at Case Western Reserve University
August 8
5:30 p.m. reception |6 p.m. lecture
$10 for non-members; Free for members, students
Includes ticket to extended hours viewing of exhibition

Lecture:

“The ‘Artist’s Best Friend’: The Dog in Art from the Renaissance to Today”
Dr. Edgar Peters Bowron, The Audrey Jones Beck
Curator of European Art at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
August 29
5:30 p.m. reception |6 p.m. lecture
Includes ticket to extended hours viewing of exhibition

Teacher Academy:

“Kenwood: The Treasures of Time”
June 8, July 27, August 3
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
$60 for non-members; $54 for members

Film:

Downton Abbey Marathon
July 26: 6:00 p.m. – 12 a.m. - Season 1
July 27: 6:00 p.m. -  1:00 a.m. - Season 2
July 28 11:00 a.m. -  8:00 p.m. - Season 3
Free 

Dance:

“Stepping off the Canvas: A History of Dance from Rembrandt to Turner”
Arkansas Festival Ballet
August 17
7 p.m.
$25

Music:

"From Rembrandt to Turner"
Kristina Marinova, UALR Vocal Coach/Accompanist 
Free with ticket

Family Festival:

An English Garden Party
August 31
11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
$5 per non-member, $20 per family, Free for members

 

Rembrandt, Van Dyck, Gainsborough: The Treasures of Kenwood House, London

The exhibition is organized by the American Federation of Arts and English Heritage. It is supported by an indemnity from the Federal Council on the Arts and the Humanities with additional funding from the Samuel H. Kress Foundation. In-kind support is provided by Barbara and Richard S. Lane. 

June 7 - September 8, 2013

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Rembrandt van Rijn

Portrait of the Artist, ca. 1665

Oil on canvas

45 x 47 in.

Kenwood House, English Heritage, Iveagh Bequest (88028836)

Photo courtesy American Federation of Arts

This special exhibition showcases 48 masterpieces from the collection known as the Iveagh Bequest. These magnificent paintings reside at Kenwood House, a neoclassical villa in London. The tour of Rembrandt, Van Dyck, Gainsborough: The Treasures of Kenwood House, London will provide a unique opportunity to view superb paintings outside the United Kingdom. Most of these paintings have never traveled to the United States before, and many of them have rarely been seen outside Kenwood. The highly acclaimed works represent the greatest artists of their periods, including Rembrandt van Rijn, Thomas Gainsborough, Anthony van Dyck, Frans Hals, Joshua Reynolds, J.M.W. Turner and more.

This exhibition is accompanied by a free cell phone tour. You can access the tour by dialing  (501) 707-0768.

Admission prices:


Adult - $12


Senior - $10

Student (6-17 and college students with ID) - $6

Children 5 and under - FREE

Members - FREE

Adult Groups (10 or more) - $7

Student Groups - $5

Presented in Arkansas by: Bank of the Ozarks; Harriet and Warren Stephens, Stephens Inc.; Windgate Foundation

Sponsored in Arkansas by: Chucki and Curt Bradbury; Sandra and Bob Connor; Remmel T. Dickinson; Lisenne Rockefeller

 

Anthony van Dyck
Princess Henrietta of Lorraine Attended by a Page, 1634
Oil on canvas
84 3/8 x 50 3/4 in.
Kenwood House, English Heritage; Iveagh Bequest (88028826)
Photo courtesy American Federation of Arts 

Edwin Landseer
The Hon. E.S. Russell and His Brother, 1834
Oil on canvas
34 3/4 x 44 1/8 in.
Kenwood House, English Heritage; Iveagh Bequest (88028791)
Photo courtesy American Federation of Arts

Aelbert Cuyp
View of Dordrecht, ca. 1655
Oil on canvas
39 3/8 x 53 1/4 in.
Kenwood House, English Heritage; Iveagh Bequest (88028825)
Photo courtesy American Federation of Arts

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