A Short History of the Sidesaddle, Dr. Ulrike Weiss, Sep. 14
Elegance, power, and grace come to life in the artwork on exhibition in Sidesaddle, 1690-1935. Women athletes and amateurs across time adapted to changing tack technology and social mores to join the hunt field and competitive races alike. On September 14th join cocurator Dr. Ulrike Weiss, Lecturer at the University of St. Andrews and 2016 John H. Daniels Fellow, to learn more about the fascinating history of women equestrians in early modern art.
6:00 p.m. Reception. Galleries will be open to view the exhibition
7:00 p.m. Talk presented by Dr. Ulrike Weiss
$10 admission, free to NSLM members. RSVP to Anne Marie Paquette, the Clrice & Robert H. Smith Educator, at 540 687 6542 x25, APaquette@NationalSporting.org
Friday, September 14, 2018 - 6:00 - 8:00 pm