• On View | William Hunter and the Anatomy of the Modern Museum
  • Art in Context | Rape, Suicide, and Revolution: “The Death of Lucretia”
  • On View | Before the Deluge: Apocalyptic Floodscapes from John Martin to John Goto, 1789 to Now
  • Opening Conversation | William Hunter and the Anatomy of the Modern Museum
  • On View | Instruction and Delight: Children’s Games from the Ellen and Arthur Liman Collection
  • Community Day | Games and Play!
  • On View | Victorian Idyll
  • Film Screening | Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story
  • On View
    February 14–May 20, 2019

    William Hunter and the Anatomy of the Modern Museum

    This exhibition is organized by the Center in partnership with The Hunterian at the University of Glasgow.

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  • Art in Context | Rape, Suicide, and Revolution: “The Death of Lucretia”

    Art in Context
    Tuesday, February 19, 12:30 pm

    Rape, Suicide, and Revolution: “The Death of Lucretia”

    Patricia Klindienst, independent scholar and author

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  • On View | Before the Deluge: Apocalyptic Floodscapes from John Martin to John Goto, 1789 to Now

    On View
    December 18, 2018–March 24, 2019

    Before the Deluge: Apocalyptic Floodscapes from John Martin to John Goto, 1789 to Now

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  • Opening Conversation | William Hunter and the Anatomy of the Modern Museum

    Opening Conversation
    Wednesday, February 20, 5:30 pm

    William Hunter and the Anatomy of the Modern Museum

    Join the curators of this special exhibition for a discussion about William Hunter and his lasting legacy. 

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  • On View | Instruction and Delight: Children’s Games from the Ellen and Arthur Liman Collection

    On View
    January 17–May 23, 2019

    Instruction and Delight:
    Children’s Games from the Ellen and Arthur Liman Collection

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  • Community Day | Games and Play!

    Community Day
    Saturday, February 23, 10 am–2 pm

    Games and Play!

    Explore artworks in the Center’s collections through the unique lens of games, puzzles, and play.

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  • On View | Victorian Idyll

    On View
    January 24–April 21, 2019

    Victorian Idyll

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  • Film Screening | Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story

    Film Screening
    Saturday, February 23, 2 pm

    Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story

    Directed by Michael Winterbottom (2005; rated R; 94 minutes)

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CURRENT EXHIBITIONS

Print made by Frederick Rosenberg, The Mail Coach in a Flood, 1827, etching and aquatint with hand coloring in watercolor on paper, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

RITCHIE LECTURE

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SEARCH THE COLLECTION

Unknown artist, Lea Marshes, undated, watercolor, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

PUBLICATIONS

 Cover detail, George Shaw | A Corner of a Foreign Field

YALE IN LONDON

Summer 2018 | Yale in London students at the Anthony Gormley exhibition at Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge, UK

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn, A Sketch for the Entombment (detail), ca. 1639–55, oil on oak panel, The Hunterian, University of Glasgow

LONG GALLERY

Long Gallery, fourth floor, Yale Center for British Art, photograph by Richard Caspole

MUSEUM SHOP

Classic Batchel in red leather, courtesy of the Cambridge Satchel Company