The Essence of Beauty: 500 years of Italian Art

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

6 April – 12 August 2012

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Glasgow's outstanding collection of Italian art has been extensively catalogued and newly conserved for this exhibition, which goes on show this summer before touring Europe.

Spanning five centuries, the show includes paintings from figures such as Bellini, Titian and Botticelli, as well as decorative art, armour, sculpture, Venetian glass and rare ceramics.

Venue information

Opening times

Mon – Thu and Sat, 10am – 5pm
Fri and Sun, 11 – am – 5pm

Closed 25 – 26 Dec, 1 – 2 Jan and from 12.30pm on 31 Dec

"Art Fund" is the operating name of the National Art Collections Fund, a charity registered in England and Wales (209174) and Scotland (SC038331)