The Courtauld Gallery is one of the finest small museums in the world. Its collection stretches from the early Renaissance into the twentieth century and is particularly renowned for its Impressionist and Post-Impressionist masterpieces. The Gallery also holds an exceptional collection of drawings and prints and fine examples of sculpture and decorative arts. The Gallery is at the heart of The Courtauld Institute of Art, one of the world’s leading centres for the study of art history and conservation. It is located in Somerset House in the heart of London. This spectacular eighteenth-century building on the banks of the Thames provides an elegant and intimate space in which to enjoy the outstanding collection.
The Courtauld Gallery
Somerset House, Strand, London, Greater London WC2R 0RN England
0207 848 2526http://www.courtauld.ac.uk/gallery
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10 April 2020
#InOurCollection Peter Paul #Rubens (1577-1640), Entombment (1615-16). This oil sketch by Peter Paul Rubens shows the moment between the Crucifixion and the Resurrection. Christ is lowered into a tomb, supported by those closest to him in life. #GoodFriday #CourtauldCollection https://t.co/oqV86ZsfT2