Programs & Events
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May 19 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
SPRINGTIME SCHOLAR SERIES: A 2020 Vision: Rethinking the Hartford Steam Boiler Collection of American Art$10 – $12
with Jenny Parsons, Associate Curator, Florence Griswold Museum, Old Lyme, CT
Individual Lectures $12 ($10 members)
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Parsons, curator of the exhibition, Expanding Horizons: Celebrating 20 Years of the Hartford Steam Boiler Collection, discusses her approach to embarking on fresh interpretations of this American art collection. Hear about some of the new discoveries made through research, including works by William Johnston, John Henry Twachtman, Lilian Westcott Hale, George de Forest Brush, and Harriet Whitney Frishmuth.
This program takes place virtually via GoTo Webinar. You will receive a confirmation email of your registration. The link to the virtual program will be sent via email closer to the event date.
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Image: George de Forest Brush (1855–1941), In the Garden, 1923. Oil on gesso, Florence Griswold Museum, Gift of The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company.
Support provided by HSB and Connecticut Humanities with funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the federal CARES Act.
Media Sponsor: Connecticut Public
Educational & Travel Program Refund Policy
No refunds for programs $20 and under, Broadway bus trips, or Christmastime Teas after transaction is complete.*
Refunds for programs over $20 are subject to a $20 cancellation fee.
Refunds (less $20 fee) are offered for cancellations made prior to a program’s noted refund date. Programs without a refund date can be cancelled one hour prior to event. No refunds after program takes place.
Unfortunately, program payments cannot be transferred to other programs after transaction is complete.
*Programs purchased in a bundle (several programs on one transaction) must be cancelled as a bundle to receive any refund.
(updated February 2019)