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BIAPAL – Filming Art, Beauty & Knowledge

BRAFA ART TALKS 2015 Presentation of the department of Prints and Drawings at the British Museum by An Van Camp

The Lecture


In this lecture , An Van Camp presents the British Museum's department of Prints and Drawings through its online research tools and shares with us some of her favorite pieces from the British Museum's collection.

In Part II, she presents an overview of the metalpoint technique through technical examples, history, and, of course, many illustrations. She shares with us the masterpieces shown in the exhibition from both the British Museum's collection as well as the collections of other major museums. 

The lecturer

An Van Camp is Christopher Brown Assistant Keeper of Northern European Art at the Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology (University of Oxford),
Former Curator of Dutch and Flemish Drawings and Prints at The British Museum (London)
Co-curator of The British Museum’s exhibition ‘Drawing in Silver and Gold - Leonardo to Jasper Johns’ (10 September-6 December 2015)