Online Since 1999!


Loading

FiltersShow / Hide

Renaissance To Goya: Prints And Drawings From Spain picture

Sat 29th Sep

Renaissance To Goya: Prints And Drawings From Spain

@ The British Museum, London

This event has been and gone!

Passed

Catch the next one:

Check out the info below for future tour dates, and track them to receive alerts when they tour near you

See all dates for Renaissance To Goya: Prints And Drawings From Spain

Renaissance To Goya: Prints And Drawings From Spain

This exhibition, drawn from the British Museum collection, brings together for the first time important prints and drawings by Spanish and other European artists who were working in Spain from the mid-sixteenth to the nineteenth century. Through exhibiting these works, many of which have never before been on display, the exhibition will provide new insights into the visual culture and history of Spain, a country renowned for its painting and architecture, but not so well known for its graphic arts in comparison to its European counterparts, Italy and France.

Outside of Spain, the British Museum has one of the best collections of Spanish drawings from the seventeenth century, a period often considered to be the ‘Golden Age’ of Spanish arts and literature. All of the most important artists are represented by key works in this display; Diego Velázquez and Alonso Cano in Madrid, Bartolomé Murillo and Francisco Zurbáran in Seville and Jusepe de Ribera in Spanish Naples. Francisco de Goya, who is universally regarded as one of the most important and compelling graphic artists of the period, is represented through the Museum’s remarkable collection of his prints and drawings.

Track this event

  • Event has been added to your calendar
  • Any important updates will be sent to your email address

Manage your tracking here

  • Add to your personal Ents24 calendar
  • Sync with iCal, Outlook and others
  • Receive important updates
  • 1 person currently tracks this event

Venue Facts

Venue: The British Museum


Address:
38 Great Russell Street
London
WC1B 3DG 51.518970, -0.126486

The British Museum photo

The British Museum map


Website: britishmuseum.org

Email:

Enquiries: 0800 218 2222


Train

  → Charing Cross 16 min walk
  → St Pancras (London) 17 min walk
  → St Pancras 17 min walk


Tube

  → Holborn 4 min walk