Gossart studied the antique, during his visit to Rome in 1508.

His paintings and prints combine elements of the classical Renaissance - most notably in the architectural settings and sculptural qualities of his figures - with a Northern approach to composition.


Chatsworth Collection; Christies 5/12/85, (169); Agnew's.

Hunterian Art Gallery

University of Glasgow, 82 Hillhead Street, Glasgow, Strathclyde, G12 8QQ
0141 330 4221

Opening times

Hunterian Art Gallery Tue–Sat 10am–​5pm, Sun 11am–​4pm. Mackintosh House Guided tours Tue - Fri, 10am - 12.30pm. Self guided from 1pm and at weekends. Last entry 4.15pm (3.15pm Sun).

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