The Courtauld Gallery

Reading Drawings

21 Jan - 04 Jun 2017

£7.00 full price, £6.00 over-60s & disabled. Free under-18s, students, National Art Pass holders, carers or escorts accompanying a disabled visitor.

The Courtauld Gallery
North Wing

This display examines the intriguing variety of inscriptions that can be found on  drawings, from artists’ signatures to casual notes and records of ownership. Featuring works by Canaletto, Corot, Signac and others this selection reveals how such annotations can shed light on the purpose, history and use of drawings.