Museum masterpieces – The Louvre

Course code: 19064
Location: Private Home
Day/time:  Tuesday 1.30pm Weekly
Starts: 5-Feb  Ends: 12-Mar

Expert art critic and historian Richard Brettell takes you on an unforgettable journey through one of the world’s greatest museums. This 12-lecture series begins with an overview of the Louvre’s colorful history as royal palace, art academy, and national showcase. Then you’ll explore some of the most beautiful and renowned examples from the museum’s remarkable collection of European paintings from the late medieval period through the early 19th century, including masterworks by Raphael, Caravaggio, Leonardo da Vinci, Watteau, Rubens and Vermeer.

Patricia Armstrong-Grant
Patricia is an art lover and a long-time member of the Felton Society and the NGV Victoria.

Last updated 3 November 2018