Thomas Wentworth, 1st Baron Wentworth(1501-1551), Lord Chamberlain
Sitter in 2 portraits
Wentworth was created baron by Henry VIII, whose divorce he supported. Under Edward VI he helped to overthrow Edward Seymour, 'The Protector' , and he was made a Privy Councillor (1549-51).
Develop your art skills
Discover our BP Next Generation short films made by artists. Follow step by step guides in drawing and painting techniques.
Hold Still photography workshop
Reflect on your own experiences of lockdown through this easy-to-do from home, photographic exercise.
Draw Like a Renaissance Master
Revisit The Encounter exhibition and learn about Renaissance and Baroque drawing methods and materials.