Edgar Degas exhibit is coming to the Petaluma Arts Center!

Edgar Degas exhibit is coming to the Petaluma Arts Center June 20– July 26, 2015! An exhibit including 40+ drawings, prints, pastels and photographs by French artist Edgar Degas (1834-1917) from his early days. The show will also include works by other artists in Degas’ circle, including Mary Cassatt, Paul Cezanne and Henri de Toulouse-Latrec.

BY DAN TAYLOR – THE PRESS DEMOCRAT  March 19, 2015

http://www.pressdemocrat.com/entertainment/3686342-181/edgar-degas-exhibit-comes-to

Edgar Degas study for "Plough Horse"

Edgar Degas study for “Plough Horse,” ca. 1860-61

 

Botticelli to Braque exhibition at the de Young Museum, San Francisco, CA

A feast for the eyes, 500 years and 50+ art masterpieces from the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, rich with history, color, captured moments and lasting impressions. Renaissance classics El Greco, Vermeer, van Dyck, Rembrandt and of course my favorite impressionists, Degas, Monet, Cézanne, Pissarro, and Bonnard.

Don’t miss it! Botticelli to Braque exhibition at the deYoung Museum, San Francisco, CA March 7–May 31, 2015 • http://deyoung.famsf.org/scotland

Botticelli, ca. 1490, Reverend Robert Walker, Skating on Duddingston Loch – Henry Raeburn, ca.1795, Lady Agnew of Lochnaw – John Singer Sargent, 1892. The Big Trees – Paul Cézanne, ca. 1904. An Old Woman Cooking Eggs – Diego Velázquez, 1618. Diego Martelli – Edgar Degas, 1879.

Botticelli to Braque exhibition #1

Botticelli to Braque exhibition #1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

An Allegory (Fábula) – El Greco, ca. 1585-95, The Vale of Dedham – John Constable, 1827, Mars & Venus – Paolo Veronese, 1570, Margaret Lindsay of Evelick – Allan Ramsay, 1758, Christ in the House of Martha and Mary – Johannes Vermeer, 1654.

Botticelli to Braque exhibition #2

Botticelli to Braque exhibition #2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Marne at Chennevières – Camille Pissarro, 1885, La Luzerne, Saint Denis – Georges Seurat, 1884, Lave at Vernonnet – Pierre Bonnard, 1912-1914, Collioure – Andre Derain, 1905, Populars on the Epte – Claude Monet, 1891.

Botticelli to Braque exhibition #3

Botticelli to Braque exhibition #3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Diego Martelli – Edgar Degas, 1879. The Candlestick – Edouard Vuillard, 1900, The Painting Session – Henri Matisse, 1919, Head of a Woman – Alexis Von Jawlensky, 1911, Gas Jet, and Bottle. – Pablo Picasso, 1913.

Botticelli to Braque exhibition #4

Botticelli to Braque exhibition #4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mother & Child – Pablo Picasso, 1902, Showing a young girl the head of his father – Max Ernst, 1927, Three Tahitians – Paul Gauguin, 1899. The Candlestick – George Braque, 1911.

Botticelli to Braque exhibition #5

Botticelli to Braque exhibition #5

Intimate Impressionism – Legion of Honor, San Francisco

Absolutely spectacular! Intimate Impressionism at the Legion of Honor is a must see. What a collection. Additional paintings (Vuillard & van Gogh) from the museums permanent collection were also brought out of storage and featured in the regular Impressionist room upstairs. Posting a few combined highlights and also added individual close ups to my regular Pinterest Museums & Art board. It’s a beautiful spring afternoon in San Francisco.

Intimate Impressionism, Mar 29 – Aug 3, 2014
70+ Impressionist and Post-Impressionist landscapes, seascapes, still life’s, interiors, and portraits, from the collections of the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC. This exhibition will illuminate the process of painting directly in nature with Impressionist precursors. Manet, Renoir, Cézanne, Pissarro, Boudin, Sisley, Degas, Gauguin, Morisot, Bonnard, van Gogh and Vuillard.

http://legionofhonor.famsf.org/legion/exhibitions/intimate-impressionism-national-gallery?gclid=CMOal4uRs70CFVKFfgodSjIAig

Intimate Impressionism #1

Intimate Impressionism #1

Intimate Impressionism #2

Intimate Impressionism #2

Intimate Impressionism #3

Intimate Impressionism #3

Intimate Impressionism - Legion of Honor, San Francisco, CA

Intimate Impressionism – Legion of Honor, San Francisco, CA