Art & Conversation: Masterworks | Portland: Georges de La Tour

June 18, 2019 @ 9:15 am – 11:30 am
Kridel Ballroom

Masterworks | Portland: Georges de La Tour
Dawson Carr, Ph.D., The Janet and Richard Geary Curator of European Art

Join us the third Tuesday of every month for coffee followed by a lecture or film screening. Coffee at 9:15 a.m. and lecture at 10:15 a.m. in the Sunken Ballroom, Mark Building.

This is a free program and includes Museum admission.

Art & Conversation is made possible through the Marguerite and Harry Kendall Education Fund.


The Portland Art Museum is pleased to offer accommodations to ensure that our programs are accessible and inclusive. All spaces for this program are accessible by wheelchair. Assistive listening devices are also available for lectures. All restrooms have accessible stalls but no power doors. There are single-stall all-gender bathrooms available. Please ask staff for directions.

We will do our best to accommodate your needs when you arrive, however, we need 2-3 weeks advance notice for some specific requests. Please email requests to, or call 503-226-2811.

Georges de La Tour, The Magdalen with the Smoking Flame, ca. 1635–37.
Georges de La Tour (French, 1593–1652). The Magdalen with the Smoking Flame, ca. 1635–37. Oil on canvas. Los Angeles County Museum of Art: Gift of The Ahmanson Foundation, M.77.73.