Public Parks, Private Gardens in The Met Collection
Monday, November 21, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Elana Kaplan, educator at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, takes us on a tour of Public Parks, Private Gardens. This recent exhibition at the Met features richly illustrated paintings, drawings, photographs, and objects. Learn about the important role parks and gardens played in French life during the 19th century as well as the influence of Parisian public parks on New York’s Central Park.