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Victoriana: A View From Richmond

  • 2201 Shields Lake Drive, Richmond, VA 23220
  • Dates: October 5, 2016 - November 2, 2016
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Wednesday
  • Venue: Garden Hall
  • Phone: (804) 358-7166
  • Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
  • Price: $75 All Classes / $15 Per Class (Discounts for Members)
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An Art History Class at Maymont Presented by Dr. Charles E. Brownell

Dr. Charles E. Brownell, Virginia Commonwealth University Emeritus Professor of Art History, explores important representatives of Victorian architecture and decorative arts in Richmond in a series of five classes. From Franklin Street to Monument Avenue to Maymont, from Italianate to Queen Anne to Colonial Revival, Dr. Brownell introduces a parade of styles and perspectives for understanding and appreciating them all. Dr. Brownell’s lively lectures and penetrating analysis draw upon his wide-ranging knowledge of the history of design developed over a lifetime of study and scholarship.

• October 5, The Architecture of Franklin Street and Monument Avenue
• October 12, The Italianate House in Richmond: Southern Style in Europe and America
• October 19, Victorian Furniture: The Real and the Reproduction
• October 26, Royalty in Richmond: The Happy Reign of ‘Good Queen Anne’
• November 2, Early Colonial Revival in Richmond
$75 per person/ $50 members (includes all classes) or $15 per person/$10 members (per class)

Victoriana: A View From Richmond
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  • Garden Hall
  • $75 All Classes / $15 Per Class (Discounts for Members)
  • Recurring weekly on Wednesday