Exhibitions

Five centuries of the Swedish Silver from the collection of the Röhsska Museum

24 Oct 2006 - 16 Jan 2007

From October 24, 2006 to January 16, 2007, the National Gallery of Canada will showcase some 100 examples of the silversmith's craft from the collection of the Röhsska Museum in Göteborg, Sweden. The objects in this exhibition, ranging from teapots and bowls to candlesticks and shakers, illustrate the history of the silversmith's craft in Sweden and its international influences from the seventeenth century to today.