Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza
Discover how paintings travel between museums during a virtual tour of the Thyssen
Get a peek behind the curtain into the loan process for one of the Thyssen's finest works
Learn the journey a painting takes as it moves between museums in this online video showing the loan process of Canaletto's The Piazza San Marco in Venice. You'll explore the restoration room of Madrid's Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum as the artwork is prepared for transport to Vienna's Liechtenstein Museum. Join the Thyssen's head of conservation, Mar Borobia, as he describes the painting's artistic and technical details. You'll also learn how the painting is analysed, treated, and packaged before being loaned to another museum. Exclusively for Mastercard cardholders.
Accessing a little-seen aspect of museum work from home with fellow art lovers.
- Delve behind the scenes at the Thyssen
- Examine the loan process of rare pieces of art
- Appreciate Canaletto's The Piazza San Marco in Venice in a new light