Begin your journey on a steam train in Paris and arrive by the calm waters of Canaletto’s Venice.
Music, laughter and celebration from Dutch genre painting to Italian allegorical scenes.
Depictions of gods and goddesses, fantastic beasts and the heroes of Ancient Greece and Rome.
Times of grief and sadness epitomised by the pietà - the mourning of Christ’s dead body.
The changing face of fashion: van Dyck’s grand portraiture to Renoir’s fashionable Parisiennes.
Géricault’s startled horse to Goya’s evil witches; representations of terror and fear.