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Saturday, December 4: 11:00am

Please join us for a guided gallery talk with Arianne Kolb and Micaela Porta.

Abastenia St. Leger Eberle in Context

American Women Sculptors 1900-1940

February 9, 7:00pm

The lecture will examine the career of Abastenia St. Leger Eberle, sculptor of Waveny’s Lotus Fountain 91918), in the context of other early 20th-century American women sculptors, as well as the popularity of small bronze sculpture for home and garden.  

Dr. Thayer Tolles, Curator of American Painting and Sculpture in the American Wing of the MET.
This lecture is sponsored by the New Canaan Artisans.


  • Thursday, February 3, 11:00am
  • Sunday, February 13, 3:00pm
  • Thursday, March 24, 7:00pm


You will receive a Zoom link to the event upon registration.

If you have any questions, please contact Nancy Geary at 203-966-1776 or by email,


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March 3, 7:00pm
“What a Woman Can Do with a Camera: Frances Benjamin Johnston and Her Contemporaries.”
Dr. Kara Charles Felt, Curator and Art Historian.

Stephen Haweis
Abastenia St. Leger Eberle, 1921
Collection of Joel Rosenkranz
Abastenia St. Leger Eberle
Omar Khayyam Bookends, 1913
Collection of Rita Rosenkranz
Abastenia St. Leger Eberle
Bust of Anne Hart, 1920
Collection of Amanda Strain