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Leonardo Da Vinci Exhibition

2012-09-26T15:43:36+01:00September 26th, 2012|Art Appreciation|

On Friday 20th January, 2012 seventeen members of our Art Appreciation Group were lucky enough to visit an astonishing exhibition “Leonardo Da Vinci: Painter at the Court of Milan” at the National Gallery, London. This was a unique opportunity to look at the largest ever showing of Leonardo's surviving paintings, as [...]

Laing Art Gallery visit – 7 June 2012

2012-09-26T15:37:56+01:00September 26th, 2012|Art Appreciation|

On the 7th June, twelve of the group arrived at the Laing Art Gallery to hear a presentation by Dr. Barbara Morden entitled “A Family Well Disposed”. This interesting talk explored the representation of relationships and status in painting from the 18th century to the present. The work of well-known artists including Gainsborough, [...]

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