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Stories of art

Module five: 1700–1840

Explore the art of Romanticism and the Enlightenment including the paintings of Ingres, Gericault and Turner.
Date
Various dates
  • Wednesday, 1 April 2020
  • Wednesday, 8 April 2020
  • Wednesday, 15 April 2020
  • Wednesday, 22 April 2020
  • Wednesday, 29 April 2020
  • Wednesday, 6 May 2020
Time
2 - 4 pm

About

Join National Gallery experts for a lecture-based course using our collection to explore key themes such as faith, artists’ materials, society, and stories in art.

Special tour option

People enrolling onto the entire module have the option of also purchasing 60-minute Gallery tours of relevant paintings held after each week's session. (4.15–5.15pm).

Places are limited. 

Your tutor

Jenny Graham is an Associate Professor in Art History at the University of Plymouth. She is author of 'Inventing Van Eyck: The Remaking of an Artist for the Modern Age' (2007). She is now working on a second book entitled 'Afterlives: Giorgio Vasari and the Rise of Art History in the Nineteenth Century'.

Stories of art

The full Stories of art course consists of six modules, although each module stands alone. 

Stories of art is ideal anyone looking for an introduction to art history or who wants to consolidate their knowledge of paintings from about 1250 to 1925.

We provide optional exercises for those who are interested in additional study.

Courses

Stories of art

Module five: 1700–1840

Explore the art of Romanticism and the Enlightenment including the paintings of Ingres, Gericault and Turner.
Date
Various dates
  • Wednesday, 1 April 2020
  • Wednesday, 8 April 2020
  • Wednesday, 15 April 2020
  • Wednesday, 22 April 2020
  • Wednesday, 29 April 2020
  • Wednesday, 6 May 2020
Time
2 - 4 pm

Tickets

Attend individual session

Standard: £30
Concessions: £28

Attend all 6 sessions

Standard: £150
Concessions: £144

Buy Stories of art

Buy all six modules of Stories of art and save.

Standard: £900
Concessions: £864

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Stories of art
Module five: 1700–1840
Tickets

Standard: £30
Concessions: £28

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