Barocci: Brilliance and Grace

National Gallery , Trafalgar Square Friday April 12 2013 10:00 - 21:00
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'
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: Open daily 10am–6pm, Fridays 10am–9pm. Closed Jan 1, Dec 24–26.
Transport: Tube: Charing Cross
Price: £13.20; £12 seniors/concs; £6 students, job-seekers, 12-18s; £24 family ticket (2 adults, 2 12-18s);