The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

10-Minute Talk: Religious stories

Jan Mertens the Younger, Master of the Abbey of Dilighem, Calling of Matthew, 1530s
Thursday, 21 March 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

In this talk Jennifer Scott, Curator of Paintings, will look at the visual narrative techniques in Pieter Brueghel the Elder’s Massacre of the Innocents and Jan Mertens' The Calling of St Matthew to address the importance of Christian imagery in paintings during the Northern Renaissance.

10-Minute Talks are free with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass.

Relates to The Northern Renaissance exhibition at The Queen's Gallery, London, 2012-2013.

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