Harold Holzer on “Monument Man: The Life & Art of Daniel Chester French”
Harold Holzer, one of the leading historians of Abraham Lincoln and the political culture of the Civil War era, explores the long life and dramatic artistic career of pre-eminent American sculptor Daniel Chester French, whose statue for the Lincoln Memorial is arguably the nation’s most iconic statue. 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Churchill and Janet Franklin Lyceum in the Rasmussen Education Center. Members $5; Non-members $10; reservations required. Books available for purchasing and signing. This program is supported in part by the Sally Lanagan Fund and grants from the Concord Cultural Council and the Lexington Council for the Arts, local agencies which are supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.