November 30, 2015
Dr. Richard J. Wattenmaker (B.A. History of Art 1963) will give an illustrated lecture, "Dr. Albert C. Barnes as a Collector of Wrought Iron: The Historical Context," at 11AM, December 5, at The Barnes Foundation during the current exhibition, "Strength and Splendor: Wrought Iron from the Musee Le Secq des Tournelles, Rouen." He has also contributed one of the essays in the catalog of the show, "In the Light of New Material: The Place of Antique Wrought Iron in the Collection and School of The Barnes Foundation." The exhibition closes January 4, 2016.