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'
Thursday March 7 2013 10:00 - 18:00
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.