A fine parchment, made from young animal skins, specifically calf skin, rubbed with pumice, chalk or ground bone.
Thomas Cromwell, Earl of Essex
studio of Hans Holbein the Younger
Gerlach Flicke; Henry Strangwish (Strangways)
by Gerlach Flicke
Queen Elizabeth I
by Nicholas Hilliard
Anne of Denmark
by Isaac Oliver
Arthur Capel, 1st Baron Capel
probably after John Hoskins
based on a work of 1647
by David Loggan
Listen to a series of podcasts exploring the lives of pioneering women, past and present.
William Eggleston was closely associated with the alternative music scene in Memphis. Revisit our 2016 exhibition and listen to a special playlist.
Links to audio and transcripts of interviews with artists, sitters and historic recordings.