Paintings and drawings on the backs of National Gallery pictures. London, The Trustees, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Martin . The National Gallery Company publishes a wide selection of beautifully produced books from the Gallery's collection and exhibitions. Book of the Month: Drawn in Colour: Degas from the Burrell Collection The Burrell Collection in Glasgow houses more than twenty pictures by Edgar Degas. Paintings, pastels and drawings include all the artist’s. The National Gallery houses one of the greatest collections of paintings in the world. Enjoy free entrance days a year. The National Gallery of Art’s painting collection, like the museum itself, began with Andrew W. Mellon (–). When the National Gallery opened to the public in , the old master paintings that Mellon had given to the nation were on view. Although the Mellon collection may not have been large, the pictures themselves were of.
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Explore more than 2, paintings; some of the best in the world. 30 of 2, paintings. Portrait of a Man in Armour. Jean-Marc Nattier. We do not know the identity of this elegant young man in armour. Neither the wig nor the costume allows us to date the portrait precisely. He turns to look at us, as though glancing back for a moment, his lips. Famous Paintings: Portfolio Number 1 [National Gallery of Art] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Famous Paintings: Portfolio Number 1Manufacturer: Smithsonian Institution. The National Gallery of Art, and its attached Sculpture Garden, is a national art museum in Washington, D.C., located on the National Mall, between 3rd and 9th Streets, at Constitution Avenue NW. Open to the public and free of charge, the museum was privately established in for the American people by a joint resolution of the United States nates: 38°53′29″N 77°01′12″W / °N . The extensive Prints and Drawings collection comprises o works, including prints (engravings, etchings, mezzotints and lithographs), simple pencil sketches, preparatory studies for paintings, finished landscape watercolours, portraits in all media, and architectural and topographical drawings.