In-Person Verbal Description Tour

For Participants Who Are Blind or Have Low Vision


A man, woman, child, and dog, all dressed in fine silks, sit in an area surrounded by trees with a grey sky in the background.

Wednesday, March 22, 2023
2 – 3 pm EDT
Exhibition Galleries

Visitors who are blind or have low vision are invited to join us for a descriptive tour exploring The Sassoons.

All Access Programs are free of charge and require advance reservation. Please contact [email protected] or 212.423.3289 for more information or to register.

Thomas Gainsborough (British, 1727–1788) Portrait of the Artist with His Wife and Daughter, c. 1748 Oil on canvas; 36 ¼ × 27 ¾ in. (92.1 × 70.5 cm) Framed dims: 41 ½ x 33 ½ x 3 3/16 in. (105.5 x 85 x 8 cm) London, National Gallery. Acquired under the acceptance-in-lieu scheme at the wish of Sybil, Marchioness of Cholmondeley, in memory of her brother, Sir Philip Sassoon, 1994 (NG6547) Formerly in the Philip Sassoon Collection