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Adult Drawing Workshop

Drawing isn’t necessarily about capturing a perfect likeness: it also involves looking, seeing, making mistakes, making marks, leaving a mark.

Inspired by five drawings specially chosen from the Barber collection, join current Barber artist-in-residence Matt Pagett for a workshop exploring different ways and means of making a drawing.

George Du Maurier (1834-1869)

The Triumph of Realism

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Hans Holbein the Younger (1497/8 – 1543)

Design for stained glass


Probably by Bernardino Lanino (about 1512-1583)

Madonna and Child with Saint Mary Magdalene and a Bishop

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Anthony van Dyck (1599-1641)

An English Landscape

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