Southampton City Art Gallery is temporarily closed until further notice. Please check the venue's website for the latest details.
Housed in this 1930s architectural gem are paintings by Old Masters, French Impressionists and 19th- and 20th-century British artists, as well as a collection of contemporary British art that has received international recognition.
Highlights of the permanent collection include a 14th-century altarpiece by Allegretto Nuzi; the Perseus series by Burne-Jones; paintings by the Camden Town Group; sculpture by Richard Deacon and Tony Cragg; and photographs by Richard Long. The gallery's outstanding British studio pottery collection features the work of ceramicists such as Bernard Leach and Shoji Hamada.