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	Image: John Hoppner Madame Hilligsberg c1790-95

ReCollection: John Hoppner

Hear from Professor Mark Ledbury

Join Professor Mark Ledbury, director of the Power Institute, University of Sydney, and learn about an enigmatic portrait of a French 18th-century dancer: Madame Hilligsberg by John Hoppner.

Meet at the information desk.

This is one of our ReCollection series of short talks celebrating the Art Gallery of NSW collection at lunchtime on Thursdays from 7 April to 30 June 2016. Each week an artist, curator or expert picks a work from the collection and addresses a particular premise, from their own personal inspiration to historical themes.

View Madame Hilligsberg in full in the collection

Image: John Hoppner Madame Hilligsberg c1790-95

Thursday 14 April 2016, 12.30pm

Free

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk

Related gallery: European galleries