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  • Art Book Club: Plunder: Napoleon’s Theft of Veronese’s Feast, by Cynthia Saltzman

    October 6, 2022 – October 8, 2022

Presented by:
Columbus Museum of Art

Tickets: $0 - $5

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Art Book Club is $5 for nonmembers and free for members, the virtual zoom session is free for everyone.

About the Event:

As Saltzman tells the larger story of Napoleon’s looting of Italian art and its role in the creation of the Louvre, she reveals the contradictions of his character: his thirst for greatnessto carry forward the finest aspects of civilizationand his ruthlessness in getting whatever he sought. Though he was forced by Wellington and his allies to return much of the loot, The Wedding Feast at Canaremains in Paris to this day, hanging directly across from theMona Lisa.

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October 6, 2022 – October 8, 2022

  • Thu Oct 6, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Sat Oct 8, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
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