20 unmissable paintings in London
Time Out's guide to must-see works of art in the city
Not only is London home to a vibrant and ever-changing contemporary art scene but it’s also the place to see some of the world’s greatest historical artworks. For a crash fine art primer Helen Sumpter rounds up the top 20 unmissable paintings in the permanent collections of London’s major museums and galleries.
This woodblock print of a stylised, curling, foam-topped wave framing a tiny snow-capped Mount Fuji in the background featured at no. 93 in the British Museum/BBC Radio series ‘A History of the World in 100 Objects’.
See 'The Great Wave' by Katsushika Hokusai at the British Museum.