Gainsborough’s Family Album at the National Portrait Gallery: November’s Must-See Museum Exhibitions

London | 22 November 2018–3 February 2019

D espite his busy artistic career, Gainsborough produced more portraits of his family members than any other artist before him. This exhibition, featuring more than 50 artworks from across the world, tells the story of the provincial artist’s rise to fame and fortune through intimate depiction of his family.

Gainsborough’s Family Album
National Portrait Gallery, London
22 November 2018–3 February 2019

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