Courtauld Gallery - Antoine Caron: Drawing for Catherine de’ Medici

This focused international loan exhibition, the first dedicated to the drawings of Antoine Caron, brings together a celebrated group of drawings executed by Caron (1521-1599) for his patron Queen Catherine de’ Medici of France (1519-1589). Centered around the Valois series, a set of drawings of courtly pageantry here reunited for the first time, the display will showcase the way in which the powerful and influential Catherine promoted herself and her dynasty through a series of lavish courtly events.
 

 
Start date: January 18, 2018
End date: April 15, 2018
Address: Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 0RN
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