Exhibition Talk: Journey Down the Mississippi

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM


Exhibition Talk: Journey Down the Mississippi

Examine Army Captain Seth Eastman’s meticulous drawings of his trek down the Mississippi River; with Lyle Williams, Curator of Prints and Drawings. A performance of York follows at 7:30 pm.

Image credit: Seth Eastman, Hunt’s Landing, 25 Miles Above Mouth of the Ohio River, Looking North, October 1848, from Sketchbook, 1848-49. Graphite on paper. Collection of the McNay Art Museum, Gift of the Pearl Brewing Company