Barocci: Brilliance and Grace

Ailsa Mellon Bruce Fund, Image courtesy National Gallery of Art, Washington
Frederico Barocci (1535-1612), 'Head Study for Saint John the Evangelist'
National Gallery , Trafalgar Square Friday March 1 2013 10:00 - 21:00
Devotional pieces and portraits from this highly sensitive 16th century Italian painter, famed for his uniquely personal approach to religious painting. The exhibition will also include a large number of preparatory sketches that highlight how obsessive of a draughtsman Barocci was.
Venue name: National Gallery
Address: Trafalgar Square
Opening hours: Mon-Thu, Sat, Sun 10am-6pm; Fri 10am-9pm
Transport: Tube: Charing Cross
Price: £13.20; £12 seniors/concs; £6 students, job-seekers, 12-18s; £24 family ticket (2 adults, 2 12-18s);