restoration of the Gross Clinic …

… considered by many the greatest American painting of the 19th century, The Gross Clinic has recently been restored and will go on display today at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

“This complex story of healing will be the subject of the exhibition “An Eakins Masterpiece Restored: Seeing The Gross Clinic Anew.” (Philadelphia Inquirer)

Clyde Barker’s Jayne Lecture on Thomas Eakins.