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In-Person Art Bites Gallery Talk

April 28, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT

Join SAAM’s research fellows for this lunchtime series of gallery talks as they share new discoveries about artworks on view. Learn the stories behind these objects and how each one tells us about America’s ever-changing culture. Manon Gaudet, Terra Foundation Predoctoral Fellow in American Art, discusses George Catlin’s Wi-jún-jon, Pigeon’s Egg Head (The Light) Going To and Returning From Washington (1837–1839).

Free | In-person

Smithsonian American Art Museum

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Photo: George Catlin,Wi-jún-jon, Pigeon’s Egg Head (The Light) Going To and Returning From Washington, 1837–1839, oil on canvas, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.


April 28, 2023
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT
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Kogod Courtyard, Smithsonian American Art Museum
G Street NW &, 8th St. NW
Washington DC, DC 20004 United States
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