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Curator’s Tour of "All the Evils... Christian Petersen and the Art of War"

May 15, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (US Central)

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Reiman Gallery, 0003 Morrill Hall

Join curator Lea Rosson DeLong for a discussion on the works of art by Christian Petersen highlighting war and memorializing the sacrifices made by those involved. This talk will focus on Petersen’s work of art The Unknown Prisoner, which captures the grim realities of war rather than glorifying it.


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Image: Unknown Prisoner, 1944 by Christian Petersen. Plaster. Gift of Helen J. Sebek. In the Christian Petersen Art Collection, Christian Petersen Art Museum, University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.

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