The Greatsmasterpieces from the National Galleries of Scotland
24 Oct 2015 – 14 Feb 2016
Location: Major exhibition gallery
Experience an extraordinary and richly presented showcase of some the world’s most revered old master paintings and drawings by many of the greatest names in European art, including Botticelli, Leonardo, Cézanne, El Greco, Gauguin and Monet.
Comprising over 70 outstanding works, all but two will be seen in Australia for the first time, including Botticelli’s exceptional Virgin adoring the sleeping Christ child.
Drawn from the prestigious collection of the National Galleries of Scotland, the exhibition spans a period of more than 400 years from the Renaissance to Impressionism.
Presented exclusively in Australia by the Art Gallery of New South Wales as part of the Sydney International Art Series, this is a rare opportunity to experience, contemplate and appreciate the grandeur of The Greats.
$12 child (5-17 years)
$56 family (2 adults + up to 3 children)
$33/$27/$24 multi-visit pass
$7 student (booked school groups)
Free for children under 5
Audio guide included
Art Pass • Dining, accommodation and travel packages
Image: Sandro Botticelli The Virgin adoring the sleeping Christ child c1485 (detail), tempera and gold on canvas, 122 × 80 cm, National Galleries of Scotland