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Court to Café: Three Centuries of French Masterworks from the Wadsworth Atheneum

Court to Café: Three Centuries of French Masterworks from the Wadsworth Atheneum
DENVER, COLORADO  •  Denver Art Museum  •  27 October 2013 - 9 February 2014

Part of the Denver Art Museum's exhibition Passport to Paris, Court to Cafe features 50 masterpieces from the collection of the Wadsworth Atheneum in Hartford, Connecticut. Masters such as Nicolas Poussin, François Boucher, Edgar Degas, Camille Pissarro, Auguste Renoir, Paul Cézanne, Vincent van Gogh, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, and Claude Monet are among those represented.

James Jacques Joseph Tissot, The Fan
James Jacques Joseph Tissot: The Fan, about 1875
Oil on canvas; 15-1/8 x 20-1/8 in.
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art
The Ella Gallup Sumner and Mary Catlin Sumner Collection Fund

The artworks on view document French painting during the period ranging from the 1600s through the 1900s, and include religious and mythological subjects, portraits, landscapes, still lifes, and genre scenes. This exhibition is accompanied by an exhibition book titled Masters of French Painting, 1290-1920: At The Wadsworth Atheneum, by Eric M. Zafran.

Denver Art Museum Website

Contact: Denver Art Museum
100 W 14th Ave Pkwy
Denver, CO 80204
Tel: (1) 720 865 50 00

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