Old Master Prints from the Wetmore Collection

Albrecht Dürer Adam and Eve

Old Master Prints from the Wetmore Collection

Bellarmine Hall Galleries

September 20 – December 21, 2024

This exhibition will explore themes and media in European printmaking between the 15th-18th centuries. Drawn from the Wetmore Collection at Connecticut College, the exhibition includes more than 60 prints by Raphael, Dürer, Rembrandt, and Canaletto, among others.

This exhibition will be the second in the museum’s history to be co-curated with Fairfield University undergraduate students in the Museum Exhibition Seminar, under the direction of Michelle DiMarzo, PhD, FUAM Curator of Education and Academic Engagement and Assistant Professor of Art History & Visual Culture in the department of Visual and Performing Arts.

Image: Albrecht Dürer Adam and Eve, 1504, engraving. Courtesy the Wetmore Collection, Connecticut College