Hearts and Flowers: Romantic Symbols in Western Art | Virtual Lecture

Art History Lectures with Rebecca Albiani

Thursday, February 11 – Thursday, February 11, 2021

Pre-recorded Lecture Release
Thursday, February 11, 2021

Live Q&A
Thursday, February 18, 2021

The imagery of modern Valentine’s Day cards has a history stretching back to ancient Greek mythology but was refined in the Victorian era when entire love notes could be composed in flowers. Enjoy a celebration of romantic imagery from Botticelli to Jim Dine.

Lorenzo Lotto, Venus and Cupid, 1530 Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY, Wikimedia Commons


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