Paintings made in friendship: Murillo and Justino de Neve

Friday 25 May, 1–1.45pm

Sainsbury Wing Theatre

Gabriele Finaldi

Admission free, donations welcome

Justino de Neve was a canon of Seville Cathedral, patron of the arts, and a close friend of Murillo.

The National Gallery's Director, Gabriele Finaldi, explores how this important friendship influenced Murillo's art.

Lunchtime talks

Focus in on one painting with our talks in the Gallery, or explore wider themes in the collection at our in-depth theatre talks.

Supported by the John Armitage Charitable Trust

Image above: Detail from Bartolomé Esteban Murillo, Portrait of Don Justino de Neve, 1665