Saturday, April 19, 2014 Nisan 19, 5774
Organization:
Main Line Reform Temple
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n/a

Location

410 Montgomery Avenue
Wynnewood  Pennsylvania  19096
United States
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Jewish Artists in the Barnes Foundation: Hassel Adult Education Lecture

April 7, 2013 9:00 AM

The Barnes, founded by Dr. Albert C. Barnes in 1922, boasts an incredible collection of French Impressionist and post-Impressionist painting. Among the painters represented are several of Jewish origin—noteworthy in particular are Amedeo Modigliani, Jules Pascin and Chaim Soutine. Although none of these great artists was an observant Jew, none rejected his Jewish heritage and it may be argued that that Jewish heritage had a relationship to their oeuvre. In addition to discussing these painters, Main Line Reform Temple’s Cantor Marshall Portnoy will speak about Dr. Barnes' life and vision, and his relationship to Jewish collectors who influenced his collection.  Join us for a light breakfast at 9:00 am, the lecture begins at 9:30 am. 

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Come find just what you need at the MLRT Sisterhood Rummage Sale, featuring clothing, household goods, toys and bric-a-brac. Tuesday, April 29, 10 am-7 pm

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