Master Strokes: Dutch and Flemish Drawings from the Golden Age
October 28, 2017 - January 21, 2018
Discover little-known masterpieces of Dutch and Flemish drawing from the 16th to the 19th century by artists such as Peter Paul Rubens, Rembrandt van Rijn, and Sir Anthony van Dyck.
The exhibition includes portraits, landscapes and botanical studies as well as designs for stained glass, tapestries and prints. Drawings range from sketches to working studies and finished “pictured drawings,” using a variety of techniques including watercolors, “trois crayons” and pastels.
Image: Peter Paul Rubens (1577-1640), “Study of a Man”, c.1617-18, Museum no. D.904 & 905 -1900, ©Victoria and Albert Museum