Botticelli in London

8 Mar

The Courtauld Gallery

Botticelli - Courtauld18 February – 15 May 2016
£9.50

This exhibition offers a rare opportunity to enjoy a rich selection of Sandro Botticelli’s exquisite drawings for Dante’s ‘Divine Comedy’.  Also included is an extraordinary group of illuminated manuscripts from the Renaissance.

 

Victoria and Albert Museum

Botticelli - VandA5 March 2016 – 3 July 2016
£15

This innovative exhibition at the V&A explores the enduring impact of the Florentine painter Sandro Botticelli (1445-1510) from the Pre-Raphaelites to today. The exhibition is organised by the V&A and the Gemäldegalerie – Staatliche Museen zu Berlin.

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The exhibition includes over 50 original works by Botticelli, alongside works by artists such as Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Edward Burne-Jones, William Morris, René Magritte, Elsa Schiaparelli, Andy Warhol and Cindy Sherman.

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