Paintings in depth

Learn more about the National Gallery paintings – the in-depth stories behind the art
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    Discover how the adventures of young aristocrats had a lasting impact on the National Gallery Collection.
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    Find out about the powerful woman depicted in Drouais's portrait: Louis XV's most powerful courtesan, Madame de Pompadour
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    Learn about the secrets that lie behind a Renaissance masterpiece by Leonardo.
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    Discover how conservation work at the Gallery has helped to identify two works in the collection by Leonardo’s teacher, Andrea del Verrocchio.
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    Listen to curators, conservators and staff from the Scientific Department at the Gallery talking about their research on a selection of paintings
 
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