Thursday, January 18, 2024
Carroll Sterling and Harris Masterson III named their home Rienzi and appointed it with extensive collections of 18th- and 19th-century European decorative arts—Worcester porcelains a highlight—complemented by serene secluded gardens. The elegant River Oaks home-turned-museum now operates under the umbrella of the MFA Houston.
Lunch on your own at Café Menil
Rembrandt to Van Gogh: Masterpieces from the Armand Hammer Collection
This renowned collection from UCLA includes major works of art from across four centuries, reflecting the collecting interests of the museum's founder (1898-1990). Highlights include Titian's Portrait of a Man in Armor; Rembrandt's Juno; and significant works from the 19th century by Corot, Daumier, Moreau, Pissaro, Manet, Cézanne, Degas, Van Gogh, Gauguin, Monet, and Latrec.