Thomas Eakins and the World’s Fairs: Medical Art and the Gross Clinic
In Class One Dr. Sivitz will look at Eakins masterpiece, the Gross Clinic. The piece was part of a tradition of medical painting and illustration dating back several hundred years. This lecture explores how Thomas Eakins not only continued in that tradition, but also expanded its possibilities.
Important Note: To help accommodate diverse schedules, individual class sessions will be recorded and made available to class participants for a week after each class takes place.