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'Verrocchio: Sculptor and Painter of Renaissance Florence'

This Weekend
Daily, Now - January 12, 2020
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday-Saturday; 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM Sundays

Verrocchio: Sculptor and Painter of Renaissance Florence is the first-ever monographic exhibition in the United States on Andrea del Verrocchio (c. 1435–1488), the innovative artist, painter, sculptor, and teacher whose pupils included Leonardo da VinciPietro Perugino, and likely Sandro Botticelli as well. The exhibition examines the wealth and breadth of Verrocchio's extraordinary artistry by bringing together some 50 of his masterpieces in painting, sculpture, and drawing that allow viewers to appreciate how his work in each art form stimulated creativity in the others. Groundbreaking technical research explores Verrocchio's materials and techniques, offering revelations about his artistic choices. Several carefully argued new attributions in different media are proposed in the exhibition. The National Gallery of Art is the sole American venue for the exhibition. A fully illustrated catalog will accompany the landmark exhibition. 

Event Location

National Gallery of Art
4th St. & Constitution Ave. NW,
Washington, DC 20565
Downtown

Admission: Free


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Posted by: National Gallery of Art

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