Nature and American Art: Highlights from the New-York Historical Society’s Permanent Collection

Experience the natural beauty of the United States through the eyes of artists in New-York Historical’s collection. Discover how an evolving understanding of science and the emergence of early conservation movements shaped the 19th-century work of naturalist John James Audubon and the landscape painters of the Hudson River School.
Date/Time: Wednesday, December 15, 6:00-7:15pm
Location: Virtual via Zoom.
Registration: Email to register and receive the Zoom link.
This program is presented by the New-York Historical Society and sponsored by the Columbia County Libraries Association.
Image: Beach Hills on the Hudson River, Opposite Newburgh–Painted on the Spot, Asher B. Durand (American, 1796 – 1886)