The cloister garden, Wenlock Priory. Photo by Tony Grist.

Gardens of Chastity, Love, and Power

A Social History of Gardens in Western Art from the Late Middle Ages to Versailles

We invite you to take part in the first lecture in our fall 2023 Art History series centered around nature through different times and places with our guest lecturer Dr. Robert Baldwin, Associate Professor of Art History, Connecticut College.

Lectures begin at 5:30 pm. Light food and drink will be served.

To register, call 860.443.2545 ext. 2128 or email Eileen Donovan.

Register for one lecture, or all three!

Cost: Per Lecture Members $20, Non $25
Full series: Members $50, Non $65

Upcoming Topics: 

  • Nov. 8: From the Courtly Love Garden to Inner Flower: Gardens and Flowers in Art from 1700-1940
  • Dec. 13: Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Running Fence and the Sublime in an Age of Earth Art


Oct 11 2023


5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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