Beneath the Surface: unveiling Raphael’s drawing practice | University of Oxford

Beneath the Surface: unveiling Raphael’s drawing practice

Speaker
Angelamaria Aceto, Leverhulme Research Assistant, Alexandra Greathead, Senior Paper Conservator
Event date
Event time
13:00 - 14:00
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont St
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2PH
Venue details

Lecture Theatre

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
£6 adult / £5 concessions
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

How did Raphael draw? And how can modern technologies make visible to the naked eye the complexity of Raphael’s drawing practice? This talk will examine Raphael’s materials and techniques in depth, revealing new ways of understanding his drawing through a synergy between art and science.