Docent Lecture: “Fashion in Art: Fig Leaf to Finery”


1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
August 15, 2009
Gould Theater

Docent Lecturer: Ellen Harden

An exciting and entertaining look at the changes in Western dress over the centuries includes a panorama of styles, from ancient Greece through the 20th century.
Fee Information. The lecture is free with no reservations. Museum admission is required.

Event Contact Information
Amanda Olson

California Palace of the Legion of Honor
100 34th Ave., San Francisco, CA, 94121

Built to commemorate Californian soldiers who died in World War I, the Legion of Honor is a beautiful Beaux-arts building located in San Francisco’s Lincoln Park. Overlooking the Pacific Ocean, Golden Gate Bridge and all of San Francisco, the Legion is most noted for its breathtaking setting. Its collections include Rodin’s Thinker, which sits in the museum’s Court of Honor, European decorative arts and paintings, Ancient art, and one of the largest collections of prints and drawings in the country.

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