Tag Archives: Degas

Orsay Museum (Musée d’Orsay) – Paris

Displaying works created between 1848 and 1914, the Musée d’Orsay includes within its extraordinary collection of more than ten thousand objects, the French Impressionist and Post-Impressionist paintings revered by art lovers everywhere.  Housed in a magnificently rehabilitated former train station, there is no finer grouping of the breathtaking canvases of Cezanne, Degas, Gauguin, Manet, Monet, […]

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Paul Durand-Ruel: The Gamble on the Impressionists at the Luxembourg Museum – Paris

October 9, 2014 through February 8, 2015 – This is the first museum exhibition ever dedicated to Paul Durand-Ruel (1831-1922), a major figure in the development of Impressionism, who as one of the world’s greatest art dealers during the latter half of the nineteenth century discovered, promoted and passionately supported the great Impressionist painters when practically […]

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Impressionism, Fashion and Modernity at the Met – New York

February 26, 2013 through May 27, 2013 – This groundbreaking exhibition focuses on how Manet, Monet, Renoir and their creative contemporaries portrayed modern life and particularly fashionable dress between approximately 1860 and 1890 as department stores, illustrated fashion magazines and ready-to-wear clothing sprang up to cater to a growing and affluent bourgeoisie. Although they did […]

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A Taste for Modernism at the de Young Museum – San Francisco

View 60 major Post Impressionist and Modernist works from MOMA New York’s William S. Paley Collection. Focused mainly on the renowned late 19th and early 20th century Parisian artists who redefined and expanded the perceptions of art generally, the exhibition features paintings, sculpture and drawings from the biggest and most beloved names in the Modernist […]

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Palace of the Legion of Honor – San Francisco

Grand in form and content yet still intimate and inviting, the California Palace of the Legion of Honor features an […]

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) – New York

Located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, the Museum of Modern Art in New York or MoMA is the most […]

Whitney Museum of American Art – New York

Sculptor and philanthropist Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney created the Whitney Museum of American Art because she believed it was necessary to […]

Rodin Museum (Musée Rodin) – Paris

As home to the most treasured and comprehensive collection of the works of renowned French sculptor Auguste Rodin, the Rodin […]

Louvre Museum (Musée du Louvre) – Paris

The Louvre Museum (Musée du Louvre) in Paris is the most visited museum in the world and for good reason. […]

Marmottan Monet Museum (Musée Marmottan Monet) – Paris

For lovers of Impressionism, a pilgrimage to the Marmottan Monet Museum (Musée Marmottan Monet) is absolutely essential.  Keeper of the […]