Vincent van Gogh's "Portrait of a Peasant (Patience Escalier)"

Courtesy of The Frick Collection
Vincent van Gogh, "Portrait of a Peasant (Patience Escalier)"
Friday December 14 2012 10:00 - 18:00
In a rare opportunity for East Coast viewers, this modern masterpiece has left its home at the Norton Simon Museum in Pasadena, California, to take up a four-month residency in the Frick's Oval Room. Van Gogh painted this portrait of a shepard in Arles, France, during the summer of 1888, and it is considered one of the most important in his oeuvre.
Event phone: 212-288-0700
Event website: http://frick.org