"Erasistratus the Physician Discovers the Love of Antiochus for Stratonice" (1772), Benjamin West (American, 1738-1820). Oil on canvas. Museum purchase with funds provided by Mr. and Mrs. Houston Blount; Mr. and Mrs. Michael Bodnar; John Bohorfoush; Mr. and Mrs. Percy W. Brower, Jr.; Mr. and Mrs. Thomas N. Carruthers, Jr.; Catherine Collins; Mr. and Mrs. Henry C. Goodrich; Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Kaul; Harold and Regina Simon Fund; Mr. and Mrs. William M. Spencer III; Mr. and Mrs. Lee Styslinger; and other donors. 1987.4.
Slow food, slow living, slow… art? Unlock the secrets of works in the Museum’s collection by cultivating the art of looking slowly. Our docents ask and answer questions to help guide your slow art experience and foster conversation. Leave the Museum feeling inspired- not tired!
This Sunday, Docent Katia Kiss-Miller will lead a discussion on Erasistratus the Physician Discovers the Love of Antiochus for Stratonice by Benjamin West.