Faces and Figures

Drawings from the Armand Hammer Collection

December 2, 2007 – May 1, 2008

West Building Ground Floor

THIS EXHIBITION IS NO LONGER ON VIEW AT THE NATIONAL GALLERY.

Overview: Portraits and figure drawings by Michelangelo, Raphael, Vincent van Gogh, and others were chosen for this installation, one of a continuing series presenting selections from the collection of drawings donated to the National Gallery of Art by Armand Hammer.

Organization: The exhibition was organized by the National Gallery of Art. Stacey Sell, assistant curator of old master drawings, was exhibition curator.

Image: Leonardo da Vinci, Sheet of Studies [recto], probably 1470/1480, pen and brown ink over black chalk on laid paper, The Armand Hammer Collection, 1991.217.2.a