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Categories and Caterpillars: Creepy Crawlies of the 1600s

Arts & Science Festival Talk

Thursday 15 March 2018

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On Paper

Prints and Drawings in Focus Talks

Second Thursday of the Month

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Works on Paper

Here you can view highlights from the Barber's fine collection of works on paper.

There are now over a thousand drawings and prints in the Barber's collection, covering six centuries of the draughtsman’s and printmaker’s art. There is a small but very fine selection of old master drawings with magnificent sheets by Dürer, Ingres, Rembrandt, Pietro da Cortona and Turner, along with more recent works by Degas. German Expressionism is a strength of the collection of prints and it includes works by Köllwitz, Beckmann and Nolde. Amongst the old masters there are fine groups by Dürer, Goya, Italian and Flemish Renaissance masters, and 19th-century French artists

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ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

The Bath House

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