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Charleston Renaissance Walking Tour

Corner of Broad and Church Streets (detail), ca. 1920, By Alice Ravenel Huger Smith; Negative; Gift Alice R. H. Smith; A1941.009.0003.006

Saint Philip's Steeple from Chalmers Street (detail), ca. 1920, By Alice Ravenel Huger Smith; Negative; Gift Alice R. H. Smith; A1941.009.0003.017

Inner Gate of the House of George Edwards: 14 Legare Street (detail), ca. 1914, By Alice Ravenel Huger Smith; Conte crayon and pencil on paperboard; 21 7/8 x 17 1/4 inches; Museum Purchase from the Artist; 1918.004.0003

Corner of Broad and Church Streets (detail), ca. 1920, By Alice Ravenel Huger Smith; Negative; Gift Alice R. H. Smith; A1941.009.0003.006 Saint Philip's Steeple from Chalmers Street (detail), ca. 1920, By Alice Ravenel Huger Smith; Negative; Gift Alice R. H. Smith; A1941.009.0003.017 Inner Gate of the House of George Edwards: 14 Legare Street (detail), ca. 1914, By Alice Ravenel Huger Smith; Conte crayon and pencil on paperboard; 21 7/8 x 17 1/4 inches; Museum Purchase from the Artist; 1918.004.0003

Walk in the footsteps of Alice R. H. Smith and other artists of the Charleston Renaissance with Sue Bennett of Walk Charleston, LLC, a licensed tour guide and trained docent of the Gibbes. Begin and end your experience at the Gibbes to see the artwork by Smith and others, and explore the places and personal stories behind their practices.

The tour will begin at the Gibbes Museum of Art in the Art Sales Gallery for welcome and orientation. From there, participants will go on a 1-hour walk of the neighborhoods surrounding these artists. After the walking tour, participants will enjoy a guided tour of Japonsime in Charleston: Alice Smith and Her Circle.

To round out this exciting day filled with Alice Smith and her circle, there will be a book signing in the Gibbes Shop with the authors of Alice: Alice Ravenel Huger Smith, Charleston Renaissance Artist from 12-1pm.

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