G F Watts: England’s Michelangelo
June 20 @ 11:00 am - November 26 @ 5:00 pm£9.50
G F Watts (1817 – 1904) had a career spanning over 70 years, and he inspired many household names including Rossetti, Tennyson, Leighton, Picasso, Lucian Freud and Barack Obama. Celebrating 200 years since his birth,England’s Michelangelo explores Watts as a painter, social activist and philanthropist.
Explore the major themes of Watts’s art: colour, cosmos and celebrity. View the artist’s most striking masterpieces, borrowed from public and private collections and showcased in his own historic picture gallery.
Don’t miss this fantastic opportunity to enjoy Watts at his very best.