Sorolla — Spanish Master of Light

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Dates & Time:
18th March to 7th July 2019
10 AM to 6 PM (Mon-Thu, Sat-Sun); 10 AM to 9 PM (Fri)
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Admission fee applies. See nationalgallery.org.uk

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The National Gallery will be putting on the first major UK exhibition of Impressionist painter Joaquin Sorolla y Bastida's work in over 100 years.

Known as the Spanish Master of Light for his iridescent canvases, the exhibition will showcase more than 60 of his works including the bather scenes for which he is famous, but also some vivid seascapes, garden vistas, portraits, and scenes of Spanish life.

 

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