King of the skies
from the 2013-03-22 until the 2013-07-22
Eugène Boudin (1824 – 1898) was one of the first French landscape painters. His pastels, summary and economic, garnered the splendid eulogy of Baudelaire, and Corot who, gazing at his pictures, said to him, "You are the master of the sky."
Eugene Boudin exhibition "King of the skies" presents with the participation of major international museums, some sixty paintings at Jacquemart Andre until july 22. Known for his seascapes scenes, Eugène Boudin (1824-1898) was the first French artists to paint landscapes.
Boudin's work very quickly attracted the interest of American art lovers. As a result, North American museums now hold a bunch of Boudin's painting, specificaly the National Gallery of Art in Washington and the Museum of Fine Arts Boston.
This exhibition also benefited from the Boudin's painting of the Thyssen-Bornemisza in Madrid, the Québec National Fine Arts Museum, and the André Malraux Modern Art Museum in Le Havre and also the Eugène Boudin Museum in Honfleur.
Price : € 11
Jacquemart Andre Museum
158 boulevard Haussman
Open everyday from 10 am to 6 pm
Metro: Saint-Augustin, Miromesnil or Saint-Philippe du Roule
+33 1 45 62 11 59
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