Luxembourg exhibition honoring Paul Durand-Ruel

Paul Durand-Ruel
Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
Portrait of mademoiselle Legrand
Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
The Dancer 1874
Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
L'ile Saint Denis , Entrée de village de Voisins , Bateaux de Plaisance 1872
Alfred Sisley, Camille Pissaro, Claude Monet
Les Ruines du chateau de Pierrefonds, 1840-1845
Jean-Baptiste Camille Corot (1796-1875)
Dance Class at the Opera 1872
Edgar Degas (1834-1917)
Ballet Class 1881
Edgar Degas (1834-1917)
Racehorses in front of the Grandstand 1866
Edgar Degas (1834-1917)
Place du Vieux-Cimetière, Pontoise 1872
Camille Pissarro (1830-1903)

 

From October 9, 2014 until February 8, 2015,  the Luxembourg museum hosts for the first time a whole exhibition devoted to the famous art dealer of the  XIXth century, Paul Durand-Ruel (1831-1922). The exhibition brings together 80 Impressionist works by Manet, Renoir, Monet, Degas…

Paul Durand-Ruel was one of the first modern art dealers who provided support to his painters with stipends and solo exhibitions. This exhibition etraces the moment when an artistic avant-garde gained international recognition under the impulse of a passionate dealer.

Luxembourg Museum 19, Street Vaugirard – 75006 Paris
Metro Saint-Sulpice or Mabillon
RER lines B / Stations: Luxembourg
Bus: 58, 84, 89