The Masterpiece Tour is part of the National Gallery’s commitment to promote the understanding, knowledge, and appreciation of Old Master paintings to as wide an audience as possible. This opportunity to bring three hugely popular works to the public’s doorstep is being made possible by the generous support of Christie’s.
The three masterpieces that will form the Masterpiece Tour 2018–2020 are:
Hans Holbein the Younger’s 'A Lady with a Squirrel and a Starling', a much-loved work from the National Gallery Collection, is touring the UK in 2018–19 as part of the Masterpiece Tour. It will travel to the following venues:
The New Art Gallery Walsall (12 January – 22 April 2018)
Shetland Museum & Archives (4 May – 15 July 2018)
Brighton Museum & Art Gallery (10 October 2018 – 6 January 2019)
Proposals will be invited shortly.