Leading the Field: Ellen Emmet Rand Opening
Join the National Sporting Library & Museum to celebrate the opening of Leading the Field: Ellen Emmet Rand!
6-8pm: Members’ Reception and Exhibition Viewing
Please note this is a members-only event. To join membership or renew, please visit our membership page or call (540) 687-6542 ext. 26.
RSVP to Reid O'Connor, firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 540-687-6542 ext. 35.
About the exhibition: Leading the Field: Ellen Emmet Rand and accompanying catalog gather together many of Rand’s Sporting Portraits to bring to life the stories, personalities, and relationships behind these works. Rand lived a remarkable life as one of the first successful, professional female artists in the United States. She was a lifelong equestrian active in American foxhunting circles and proved to be significant within the context of sporting history and culture during the first half of the 20th century.
Friday, October 4, 2019 - 6:00 - 8:00 pm