Bristol Museum & Art Gallery will be one of 12 venues across the UK each exhibiting 12 drawings by Leonardo da Vinci in spring 2019 This is part of ‘Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing’, a unique project led by the Royal Collection Trust, to mark 500 years since the death of the globally renowned artist and polymath. For more information see https://www.rct.uk/about/news-and-features/leonardo-da-vinci-a-life-in-drawing#/
Dr Jenny Gaschke is Curator of Fine Art pre-1900 at Bristol Museum & Art Gallery, where she has worked since 2012. She curates Bristol’s collection Western Art from the early Italian Renaissance to 19th-century British art, including works by the Bristol School. Previously she worked at the Royal Museums Greenwich and the Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Germany. Jenny’s research focusses on 17th-century Dutch art and 19th-century landscape painting.