The National Gallery Visitor's Guide: With 10 Self-Guided Tours

The National Gallery Visitor's Guide: With 10 Self-Guided Tours

by LGovier (Author)


The National Gallery offers users the unique chance to stroll through the story of western European art from 1250 to the beginning of the 20th century. However, this is just one of many ways the National Gallery can be enjoyed, and these attractive and informative guides open up a whole realm of visitor experiences. As well as 10 popular themed tours, the architecture, history and structure of the National Gallery is presented concisely, and with a varied layout which can be enjoyed by visitors of all ages. Each of the "Guidebook" tours is made of 4-5 paintings with brief information. The tours are: Family, Masterpieces, Animals, Impressionism and Beyond, Colour and Technique, Costume, Myths and Legends, The Life of Christ, Landscape, Frames. Durable and generously illustrated, the guide opens up one of the world's greatest art collections.


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Format: Paperback
Pages: 112
Publisher: Yale University Press
Published: 20 Feb 2009

ISBN 10: 1857094433
ISBN 13: 9781857094435

Author Bio
Louise Govier is the Adult Learning Manager at the National Gallery, London. She has written and presented many DVDs which open up the National Gallery collection to visitors of all ages and levels of interest, including impressionist Painting 1850-1900 (2006)