Observations on reconstructing old master paintings and Ghissi's missing panel

Jan 23

Monday, January 23, 2017

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Smith Warehouse - Bay 9, Room A290

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Charlotte Caspers

Charlotte Caspers'Observations on reconstructing old master paintings and Ghissi's missing panel'Monday, Jan 23, 4pmSmith Warehouse, Bay 9, Room 290Refreshments providedGuest parking in front of Bay 4 on North and South sidesSponsored by: wired!,Duke Mathematics,iiDInformation: kathy.peterson@duke.eduhttps://flyer.duke.edu/sites/default/files/flyers/2017%20Jan%2023%20Caspers%20no%20format_0.jpgI will talk about my practice of making historical reconstructions of paintings, as well as about the many possible purposes to which one can put such reconstructions. To illustrate the work process, I will use the reconstruction of the missing Ghissi panel as a case study. (This reconstructed panel is now part of the "Reunited" exhibition at the the North Carolina Museum of Art in Raleigh, until March 5 2017.)


Kathy Peterson