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 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