Until March 5th, 2017, the Musée d’Orsay will be dedicating an exhibition that highlights some of the most fascinating artworks of the French Impressionist painter Frédéric Bazille.
“Frédéric Bazille (1841-1870). The Youth of Impressionism.” draws attention to more than 60 paintings created by this talented artist, who was actually very influenced by prominent artists like the popular French Romantic artist Eugène Delacroix and the important key figure of French Impressionist painting Claude Monet.
The exhibition holds Bazille’s chefs-d’œuvre Réunion de Famille (1867), Scène d'été (1869), and L'Atelier de Bazille (1870).
Michel Hilaire, General Heritage Curator, Musée Fabre, Montpellier
Paul Perrin, Curator, Musée d’Orsay
Kimberly Jones, Associate Curator of French Paintings, National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
The exhibition will be displayed in Washington D.C., at the National Gallery of Art, from April 9 to July 9, 2017.