Turner exhibition at Jacquemart-André Museum

Mar-13-2020 Jul-20-2020

EXHIBITION/MUSEUM

Musée Jacquemart-André

Turner exhibition at Jacquemart-André Museum

Mar

13

2020
Jul

20

2020

In 2020, Jacquemart-André Museum presents a major retrospective of Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775-1851) from March 13 to July 20, 2020

In 2020, Jacquemart-André Museum presents a major retrospective of Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775-1851) from March 13 to July 20, 2020. An exhibition organized in collaboration with Tate, London. Undoubtedly the greatest representative of the golden age of English watercolor, he exploited the effects of light and transparency on English landscapes or Venetian lagoons. Celebrated by his contemporaries, he continues today to move many admirers. This exhibition reveals the role played by watercolors in Turner's life and art, from the youth works he sent to the Royal Academy to the fascinating luminous and colorful experiments of his maturity. For a modern audience, these are among his most radical and accomplished works. Thanks to outstanding loans from London's Tate Britain, home to the world's largest Turner collection, the Jacquemart-André Museum hosts an exhibition of 60 watercolors and some 10 oil paintings, some of which have never been seen before. presented in France.
The museum is open from 10am to 6pm, on Mondays until 8.30pm.
Address: 158 boulevard Haussmann 75008

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