A new acquisition: Bernardo Bellotto, 'The Fortress of Königstein from the North'

Monday 26 February, 1–1.45pm

Sainsbury Wing Theatre

Gabriele Finaldi

Admission free, donations welcome

Director of the National Gallery, Gabriele Finaldi, examines the life and work of Bernardo Bellotto and the recently acquired painting, The Fortress of Königstein from the North; one of the only examples of his views of northern European cities in Britain.

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Supported by the John Armitage Charitable Trust

Image above: Detail from Bernardo Bellotto, The Fortress of Königstein from the North, about 1756–8