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Art in the Making at Statens Museum for Kunst [Copenhagen]

A drawing of a full-length figure of Christ lying with his head to the left and legs crossed on the right; the winged angel is visible to the waist, and stands on the left, looking at the spectator, holding the crown of thorns in his right hand and suppor
The Dead Christ with an angel ©

This exhibition focuses on the artistic process from initial sketch through to finished work. Bringing together 150 works from 1400 until the present day, the drawing by Guercino from the Royal Collection is shown in a section of the exhibition which explores different approaches by artists in preparing their works. It is shown alongside another preparatory drawing by Guercino from the collection of the Statens Museum for Kunst and a related painting from the National Gallery, London.  

Rooms and locations with objects on display