Franz Xaver Winterhalter
Portrait of Elisabeth, Empress of Austria  1865
oil on canvas
Sisi Museum, Vienna

Dr Eugene Barilo von Reisberg—Franz Xaver Winterhalter

1 June at 11.00am

Members $10
Non-members $12

Purchase your ticket upon arrival from the Friends of the Gallery. This lecture will be held at The High Ground, Level 5, Geelong Library & Heritage Centre.

The artist, Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805–1873), enjoyed a reputation as one of the most popular and highly sought after elite portraitists of his era.

Join Dr Eugene Barilo von Reisberg, a Melbourne-based scholar and art adviser, as he provides fresh insights into the artist’s legacy and unlocks the secrets of his celebrated portraits.

Supported by Geelong Regional Libraries Corporation.