PRESENTED BY THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART
Thursday, February 9, 2017 | 11 AM
Celebrating La Serenissima
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
"The Brothell House of Europe": Venice on the Grand Tour
with Kevin Salatino
Taking a critical look at the culture and society of the Venetian Republic, this lecture—the first in a series of two—offers a window onto the city’s fabled association with eroticism and sexual license that shaped the experiences of 18th-century Grand Tourists in Venice.