Exhibition: Great British Drawings

Sat, Jul 1, 2017 (All day)

Great British Drawings from the Ashmolean Museum opens at Princeton University Art Museum on Saturday, July 1. 

Selected entirely from the holdings of the world’s oldest university museum and heralded as “A treasure chest of gorgeous surprises” by The Times of London, this exhibition provides a rich and deeply varied survey of the drawing tradition in Britain. Great British Drawings showcases over 100 works by some of Britain’s greatest artists from Thomas Gainsborough and J. M. W. Turner to Dante Gabriel Rossetti and David Hockney.

Great British Drawings closes September 17.

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Image credit: John Sell Cotman, British, 1782–1842. A Ruined House, ca. 1807–10. Watercolour over graphite on paper. The Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. Image © Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford

Location: 
Princeton University Art Museum
Sat, Jun 3, 2017, 8:00 pm
Location: Finney Field
Thu, Jun 22, 2017, 8:00 pm
Location: Hamilton Murray Theater
Wed, Jun 28, 2017, 7:30 pm
Location: Richardson Auditorium in Alexander Hall
Sat, Jul 1, 2017 (All day)
Location: Princeton University Art Museum
Sun, Jul 9, 2017, 3:00 pm
Location: Richardson Auditorium in Alexander Hall
Thu, Jul 13, 2017, 8:00 pm
Location: Hamilton Murray Theater
Tue, Jul 18, 2017, 7:30 pm
Location: Richardson Auditorium in Alexander Hall
Sat, Jul 22, 2017 (All day)
Location: Princeton University Art Museum
Wed, Jul 26, 2017, 7:30 pm
Location: Richardson Auditorium in Alexander Hall
Thu, Jul 27, 2017, 8:00 pm
Location: Hamilton Murray Theater