• On View | The Paston Treasure: Microcosm of the Known World
  • Art in Context | William Paston (1610–1663): Traveler, Collector, and Patron
  • Britain in the World: A Display of the Collections
  • Explore the newly reconfigured Long Gallery
  • On View | The Paston Treasure: Microcosm of the Known World

    On View
    February 15–May 27, 2018

    The Paston Treasure: Microcosm of the Known World

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  • Art in Context | William Paston (1610–1663): Traveler, Collector, and Patron

    Art in Context
    Tuesday, February 20, 12:30 pm

    William Paston (1610–1663): Traveler, Collector, and Patron

    Nathan Flis, Head of Exhibitions and Publications, and Assistant Curator of Seventeenth-Century Paintings at the Center

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  • Britain in the World: A Display of the Collections

    On View

    Britain in the World:
    A Display of the Collections

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  • Explore the newly reconfigured Long Gallery

    On View

    Explore the newly reconfigured Long Gallery

    Read more

CURRENT EXHIBITIONS

Canaletto, Warwick Castle, 1748 to 1749, oil on canvas, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

OPENING CONVERSATION

Unknown artist (Florentine), Pietre dure tabletop (detail), ca. 1625, with coats of arms, 1638, stone inlay, including lapis lazuli, red jasper, agate, and chalcedony, on a ground of black Belgian marble, private collection

YALE IN LONDON

Yale in London participants at the Hatfield House, summer session one, photograph courtesy of the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art

SEARCH THE COLLECTION

Samuel Collings, Frost on the Thames (detail), 1788 to 1789, oil on canvas, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

PUBLICATIONS

 British Studio Pottery—Elizabeth Fritsch, Quantum Pocket II (detail), 1992, decorated stoneware, The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, given by the Friends of The Fitzwilliam Museum with a grant from Eastern Arts Association

FEATURED STORIES

Anna Fox, Hampshire Village Pram Race (detail), 2006, chromogenic print, Yale Center for British Art, Gift of The Hyman Collection, London (Claire and James Hyman), © Anna Fox 2018

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Unknown artist (Dutch School), The Paston Treasure (detail), ca. 1663, oil on canvas, Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery, Norwich, UK, courtesy of Norfolk Museums Service

LONG GALLERY

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

MUSEUM SHOP

Travertine bracelet by Pico Design, The Moth and Butterfly jewelry collection, photograph by Peter Italiano Photography