Begin your journey on a steam train in Paris and arrive by the calm waters of Canaletto’s Venice.
Cheating husbands and wives, and murderous heretics; images of guilt and retribution.
Everyday chores and pastimes, from Dutch maids to the spectacle of the Spanish bullfight.
Times of grief and sadness epitomised by the pietà - the mourning of Christ’s dead body.
Compare the precision of the Dutch flower painters with the energy of van Gogh’s sunflowers.
Géricault’s startled horse to Goya’s evil witches; representations of terror and fear.