Musée d'Orsay: The Period of the Impressionist Exhibitions (1874-1886)

The Period of the Impressionist Exhibitions (1874-1886)

Eight exhibitions by the Impressionist group were held between 1874 and 1886. The trail concentrates on the works presented in these exhibitions, many of which caused a scandal with their brand new style coupled with innovative subjects. The trail includes Monet, Bazille, Fantin-Latour, Renoir, Pissarro, Degas, Marie Cassatt, Sisley, Cézanne and Berthe Morisot, selected according to the display.

The works here provide an example. The museum guide will choose works to illustrate the theme. Only the tours with English-speaking guides are featured here. For other tours see French version of website.

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