Velasquez and Goya: Traditionalists or Modern Masters? | University of Oxford

Velasquez and Goya: Traditionalists or Modern Masters?

Speaker
Alice Foster, Art historian
Event date
Event time
14:00 - 16:00
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont St
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2PH
Venue details

Lecture Theatre

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
£10 adult / £9 concessions
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

The reputation of Velasquez has long outshone other masters who worked for the Hapsburgs. He was fortunate that Philip IV tolerated his experimental ideas Goya too was a court painter, for the Bourbons, but his subject matter extended beyond portraits of his royal patrons.