The Family in British Art

  • National Portrait Gallery |
  • Lecture |
  • Thursday, 10 November 2011 - 18:00 until 21:00
A private view and lecture: Van Dyck, Lely and the role of the Principal Painter

Family Matter: The Family in British Art, an exhibition curated by Andrew Moore together with Harriet Godwin, Curator of Modern & Contemporary Art at Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery.

The exhibition explores through five thematic sections the centrality of the image of the family in British art.


Diana Dethloff, based at University College London and specialising in 17th-century British painting, will explore through five thematic sections, the centrality of the image of the family in British Art. The exhibition reveals shifts in the focus as our national and cultural identity has developed since the 16th century.
 

Venue details

National Portrait Gallery St Martin's Place London WC2H 0HE 020 7306 0055 www.npg.org.uk