Short Course in History of Art at Sotheby's Institute
Designed for those who would like to refresh their knowledge or to develop a background in art history, Institute-based lectures focus on key styles and figures between the early 15th and late 17th centuries. Led by Consultant Lecturer, Dr James Hicks, a complimentary guided visit to the National Gallery is included.
25 September: Jan van Eyck and the Northern Renaissance: 1430-1480
2 October: The Humanist Revival in Florence: 1400-1500
9 October: Leonardo, Michelangelo and Raphael: High Renaissance in Florence and Rome, 1500-1550
16 October: The Renaissance in Venice: Titian and his School
TERM BREAK: 23 October
30 October: The Mannerists to Caravaggio and the Early Baroque: 1530-1630
6 November: Rubens, Velazquez and Rembrandt: Art in the Age of Absolutism, 1620-1690
13 November: Guided Visit to the National Gallery (Morning) Dr James Hicks
Wheelchair access available - please notify upon booking.