Art of Power: 31st March 2017 – 14th January 2018

Art of Power is an exciting new collaborative exhibition, split across two venues, The Hunterian, Glasgow and Mount Stuart and the ticket price covers entry to the exhibition at both.

This two venue exhibition offers a unique opportunity to see major paintings from the Bute Collection at Mount Stuart, one of the foremost private collections in the UK.

Featuring a selection of European and British masterpieces, highlights include works by Jan Steen, Jacob van Ruisdael, Jan Brueghel I, Anthony Van Dyck, Joshua Reynolds, Allan Ramsay, Claude Lorrain and Veronese, many of which have not been on public display in over a century.

A portion of these works will be displayed at the Hunterian, along with works on paper, including botanical illustrations and satirical engravings from the collection. The remainder of the paintings will be displayed at Mount Stuart, where they will be accompanied by historical artefacts, such as costume, letters, and rare books.

31 March 2017 – 14 January 2018 Hunterian Art Gallery

Admission £6.00/£3.00 concession

From 30 October 2017 – 14 January 2017 the exhibition at Mount Stuart will be available by appointment only, Monday to Friday. During this period the House is closed to visitors and as such there will be no catering or retail available. If you are travelling by public transport the bus stop for Mount Stuart is a 15 minute walk from the House. We are not able to take appointments on 1 November, 8 November,  12 December and 18-29 December 2017.

Please email contactus@mountstuart.com to book, we require one week notice to book an appointment.

 

Visit the Hunterian website here.

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