High Society: The Portraits of Franz X. Winterhalter

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High Society: The Portraits of Franz X. Winterhalter

Published August 1, 2016

Franz Xaver Winterhalter, the 19th century's most renowned portraitist of European aristocracy, captured the elegance and opulence of his distinguished sitters with an unrivaled brilliance. The comprehensive exhibition presents a selection of these canvases, complemented by select items of period clothing. This major survey features works drawn from public, private, and royal collections around the world.

The exhibit runs through August 14, 2016 at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston - 1001 Bissonnet, Houston, Texas 77005.

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