Melbourne Minute – Italian Masterpieces

Every winter in Melbourne breeds a brand new ‘Winter Masterpieces’ exhibition at the National Gallery of Victoria.

This year, the NGV presents Italian Masterpieces from Spain’s Royal Court, Museo del Prado.

The superb selection of paintings and drawings span three hundred years of Italian art, from the early sixteenth to the eighteenth centuries, many of which have never left Spain.

From realism to still life, the collection is owned by the Spanish Royal Family who were avid collectors of Italian art.

Italian Masterpieces is on now until 31 August.

Beginning on Friday, 27 June, the NGV will also recommence its popular ‘Friday Nights’ series, whereby visitors can view the exhibition and enjoy a stellar lineup of musical acts in the Great Hall.

And that’s Italian Masterpieces at the NGV for the Melbourne Minute.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Create a free website or blog at

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: