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News: Impressionist Gardens Exhibition Opens

 The Large Garden 1898 Pierre Bonnard (1867-1947 French) Oil on canvas Musee D'Orsay, Paris The Museo Thyssen‐Bornemisza and Caja Madrid have teamed up with the National Gallery of Scotland and curator Clare Wilsdon, Professor at Glasgow University and author of In the Gardens of Impressionism, to present the exhibition Impressionist Gardens, an extensive survey of the theme of gardens in painting from the mid‐ 19th century to the early 20th century.

The exhibition includes a large group of Impressionist paintings with masterpieces by Manet, Monet, Pissarro, Renoir, Sisley, Caillebotte and Berthe Morisot, in addition to works by some of the movement’s forerunners such as Delacroix and Corot and others by leading names of the following generation including Cézanne, Van Gogh, Gauguin, Klimt, Munch and Nolde. In total, nearly 140 works will be shown in the exhibition spaces of the Museo Thyssen‐Bornemisza and Fundación Caja Madrid. Among them are important loans from museums and collections worldwide including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, the National Gallery of Art, Washington, the Musée d’Orsay, Paris, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, the Staatsgalerie, Stuttgart, the Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen , and the Tate, London, as well as numerous institutions and private collections. – Art Daily

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