Gallery Virtual Tours

Our virtual tour uses a photographic technique to show The Courtauld Gallery and our collection in exceptional close-up quality.

You can roam each room of the Gallery, and zoom in to look closely at masterpieces from our collection, from individual brush strokes to the texture of the paint.

 

 

Permanent Collection

The Courtauld51ݶ much-loved permanent collection ranges from the Middle Ages to the 20th century, including masterpieces such as Manet51ݶA Bar at the Folies-Bergère (1883), Van Gogh51ݶSelf-Portrait with Bandaged Ear (1889) and the most significant collection of works by Cézanne in the UK.

Located in the magnificent historical setting of Somerset House in London, experience all three floors of our remarkable collection.

Cecily Brown painting in virtual tour

Claudette Johnson: 51ݶ

A founding member of the Black British Arts Movement, Claudette Johnson is considered one of the most significant figurative artists of her generation. For over 30 years she has created large-scale drawings ofBlack women and men that are at once intimate and powerful.

Presenting a carefully selected group of major works from across her career, from key early drawings such as the arrestingI Came to Dance,1982,ԻAnd I Have My Own Business in This Skin,1982, alongside recent and new works, this exhibition offers a compelling overview of Johnson51ݶ pioneering career and artistic development.

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Installation shot of an exhibition with six large paintings

Peter Doig

A major exhibition of new and recent works by Peter Doig – including paintings created since the artist51ݶ move from Trinidad to London in 2021.

The Morgan Stanley Exhibition: Peter Doigpresents an exciting new chapter in the career of one of the most celebrated and important painters working today.

Installation shot of the Peter Doig exhibition

Edvard Munch. Masterpieces from Bergen

Experience 18 seminal paintings from Edvard Munch in spectacular detail in our latest virtual tour.

Displayed at The Courtauld Gallery,Edvard Munch. Masterpieces from Bergenmarks the first time that the Rasmus Mayer collection from KODE in Bergen has been shown outside of Scandinavia.

Van Gogh. Self-Portraits

Van Gogh. Self-Portraitstakes as its springboard Van Gogh51ݶ iconicSelf-Portrait with Bandaged Ear (1889), one of the most celebrated works in The Courtauld51ݶ collection, and brings together around half of the self-portraits Van Gogh created during his short years as a painter.

This is the first time that the full span of Van Gogh51ݶ self-portraiture has been explored in an exhibition. Several works in the exhibition were last together in Van Gogh51ݶ studio and have never been reunited, until now.

Portrait painting on a grey wall

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