Written by Mavis Pilbeam
Art Detectives are fun worksheets for younger visitors. They are available for free from the RA Ticket Office or can be downloaded here:
Lisa Hilton sets the scene for the RA’s exhibition of Watteau’s drawings
Tess Jaray RA considers the beauty of a limited palette in key works from Watteau: The Drawings
In this film the curators of 'Watteau: The Drawings', Pierre Rosenberg and Louis-Antoine Prat, describe Watteau's masterful 'trois crayons' drawing technique that characterises many of the works in the exhibition.