The Works on Paper Fair, The Royal Geographical Society, Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7, 9th – 12th February 2017
The Fair covers the spectrum of works on paper from early to contemporary and sees many collectors and new enthusiasts come through its doors. There is a good programme of talks, including Anne Desmet, RA – “A Life in Print” and Henry Little on “Landmark Exhibitions of the Past 100 Years”
This year there is a rare opportunity to see some thirty-eight watercolours and drawings from the important collection of works held by Eton College. Artists featured include Alexander and John Robert Cozens, Thomas Gainsborough, Francis Towne, Thomas Girtin and J.M.W. Turner. Philippa Martin the collection’s keeper will be giving a talk on the College’s holdings.