at The University of Chicago

Sobriety and Elegance in the Baroque

April 05 – May 10, 1961


Wednesday, April 5, 1961, 7:00 pm

Baroque Dinner

Location: The Renaissance Society
Admission: free

A gala "baroque dinner" will open the first baroque exhibition at the Renaissance Society. The dinner in the elegance of the 18th Century will be held Wednesday evening, April 5th. The banquet hall is the vaulted candle-lit dining room of the Quadrangle Club. The black-tie affair will provide a preview of the special exhibit of baroque paintings on loan from the University of Notre Dame.

Text from the exhibition press release.


The Renaissance Society
is a contemporary art
museum free and
open to the public
Fri  Apr 18, 2014