Galleries - May 2016

a LA GALLERIA PALL MALL 5b Pall Mall, 30 Royal Opera Arcade, London SW1Y 4UY Society of Portrait Sculptors: 53rd Open Exhibition. May 16–21. *ad Mon/Tue/Fri 10–5, Wed/Thu 10–7, Sat 10–3 t 01962 860904 b MACDOUGALL ARTS 30A Charles II Street, London SW1Y 4AE. The World through Pilgrims’ Eyes: Pre-auction photography exhibition. Until May 20. Featuring works by de Prangey, Alpert, Zelma, Baltermants, Telingater and Man Ray. The World through Pilgrims’ Eyes: Rare 19th and 20th century photography auction, 2pm. On May 21. *ad Russian Art, Works of Art and Photography Auctions, 10.30am, 3pm. On Jun 8. Mon–Fri 10–5 t 020 7389 8160 c MALL GALLERIES The Mall (nr Trafalgar Square), London SW1 Royal Society of Portrait Painters: Annual Exhibition. May 5–20. Some of the most outstanding and innovative portraits by artists working in Great Britain and around the world today, includes new work by member artists, as well as paintings selected from open submission. Minerva-2016: 200 Japanese contemporary artists. May 24–27. *ad Stunning work by artists from all over Japan who have competed to appear in this show. It includes painting, sculpture, calligraphy and craft. Organised by Qualiart. See also Menier Gallery, Bankside map. daily 10–5 t 020 7930 6844 t @mallgalleries f mallgalleries d THE NATIONAL GALLERY Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 5DN Delacroix and the Rise of Modern Art. Until May 22. Discover how Eugène Delacroix influenced generations of artists, from Matisse to Kandinsky. George Shaw: My Back to Nature. May 11–Oct 30. Free exhibition unveiling new art work inspired by the K I N G ST C O CK SP U R S T N O RTH UMBER LA N D A VE . OL D COMP R EG E N T N STREET CARLTON HSE. TER. H A Y M A R K E T W HI T E HA L L THE MA L L P A L L M A L L B E D F O R D S T FL O R A L S T S A I N T M A R T I N 'S LA N E S H EL OW S TREET A N E ET E T L EX I NGT O N S T C H A R I N G C R O S S R O A D EWER ST L O N G A C R E S H A F T E S B U R Y A V E S T R A N D A D I L L Y V I C T O R I A E M B A N K M E N T Covent Garden y Circus Leicester Square Charing Cross Embankment Trafalgar Square d a b c e MAP 27 LONDON TRAFALGAR SQUARE MAY 2016 GALLERIES 41 collection. Dutch Flowers. Until Aug 29. Free exhibition exploring Dutch flower painting. daily 10–6, Fri until 9 t 0800 912 6958 t @NationalGallery f NationalGallery e PANTER & HALL 11–12 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5LU John Brenton: At the Water’s Edge. Until May 6. Paintings of the Cornish coast line. Warwick Fuller. Until May 13. New en plein air Australian landscapes. Luke Martineau: From Thames to Tiber. May 20–Jun 3. New works by this well established British painter. Mon–Fri 10–6, Sat 11–2 t 020 7399 9999 Vincent van Gogh ‘Pietà’ (after Delacroix) 1889 oil on canvas, 73 x 60.5cm © van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam at The National Gallery (see listingon this page) THE WORLD THROUGH PILGRIMS' EYES RARE PHOTOGRAPHY AUCTION 21 May 2016, 14:00 IMPORTANT RUSSIAN ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY AUCTION 8 June 2016, 10:30 MacDougall Arts Ltd, 30A Charles II St, London SW1Y 4AE, UK +44 20 7389 8160 G. de Prangey. £20,000–30,000