National Gallery of Art Exhibit – Michel Sittow: Estonian Painter at the Courts of Renaissance Europe (February 4, 2018 – May 13, 2018)

Undoubtedly the greatest Renaissance artist from Estonia, Michel Sittow (c. 1469–1525) was born in Reval (now Tallinn in present-day Estonia), likely studied in Bruges with Hans Memling, and worked at the courts of renowned European royals such as King Ferdinand of Aragon and Queen Isabella of Castille. Through some 20 works, representing most of Sittow’s […]