Calendar All Lectures Workshops & Seminars Talks & Tours Film & Performance Special Events Friends Friday, March 13, 2020 - September 7, 2020 All In-Person Events Canceled through September 7 Other 10:00am - 5:00pm 32 Quincy Street Cambridge, MA Due to the ongoing coronavirus health crisis, we regret that all in-person events have been canceled through September 7, 2020. An illuminated folio with calligraphy, from an album of calligraphy specimens, Persian, Qajar period, 1854. Ink, colors, and gold on paper. Loan from A. Soudavar in memory of his mother Ezzat-Malek Soudavar, 18.2015. Thursday, August 13, 2020 Art Talk Live: A Persian Calligraphy Album Gallery Talk 2:00pm - 2:30pm Join us for a discussion of an exquisite Persian album containing decorated folios of calligraphy, penned by the most skilled hands. Pierre-Paul Prud’hon (design and etching) and Barthélemy Joseph Fulcran Roger (engraving), French, Phrosine and Mélidore, 1797. Etching and engraving. Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gray Collection of Engravings Fund and the Jakob Rosenberg Fund, G9063. Thursday, August 27, 2020 Art Talk Live: One Print—Five Stories Gallery Talk 2:00pm - 2:30pm We’ll take a close look at a late 18th-century book illustration by French artists Pierre-Paul Prud’hon and Barthélemy Roger.