The Renaissance Nude

April 5, 2019 - 6:30 pm

York

Per Rumberg, one of the Curators at the forthcomng exhibition at the Royal Academy will discuss how a renewed interest in ancient Greek and roman art in the 15th and 16th centuries encouraged artists of the time to depict the human body in a new and more profound way, thus establishing a tradition that became central to European Art.

Tickets £20 to include a wine and canape reception in the Yorkshire Museum at 6:30 pm, followed by the lcture in the adjacent Tempest Anderson Hall at 7:00 pm. Make cheques payable to York and East Yorkshire Art Fund and enclose a SAE. Send to:

Lindsay Councell, The Birches, Green Hammerton, York, YO26 8BQ. Telephone enquiries to 01423 330388 or emai, eastyorkshire@artfund.org.uk

This event is organised by the Committee of the York and East Yorkshire branch of the Art Fund, a national charity which helps to save art for museums and galleries throughout the United Kingdom.