Lorenzo Lotto Portraits — at the National Gallery (Nov 2018)

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National Gallery, Trafalgar Square, London
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Dates & Time:
5th November 2018 to 10th February 2019
10 AM to 6 PM (Mon-Thu, Sat-Sun); 10 AM to 9 PM (Fri)
Tickets & Cost:
Admission fee applies
See nationalgallery.org.uk

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Lorenzo Lotto was one of the greatest portrait artists of the Italian Renaissance, and his portraits were prized for their immediacy and expressive sensitivity.

Lotto painted men, women and children from a cross-section of the Italian middle-class, including clerics, merchants and humanists. They are always rich in symbolism, with the prominent addition of objects which hinted at their interests and social status.

The exhibition also includes some original documents from Lotto's own account books.

 

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