Bouquets: French Still-Life Painting from Chardin to Matisse

October 26, 2014 to February 8, 2015 | Chilton II Gallery

The first major American exhibition to consider the French floral still life across the 19th century will premiere at the DMA in October 2014.  Bouquets: French Still-Life Painting from Chardin to Matisse, co-organized by the DMA and the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, will showcase approximately 60 floral still lifes from painters such as Eugène Delacroix, Gustave Courbet, Henri Fantin-Latour, Édouard Manet, and Paul Cézanne to, highlight the well-established painting genre in France during the 1800s.  This exhibition will  include  six works from the DMA’s collection, and be accompanied by  a fully illustrated color catalogue.

The exhibition tour includes:

  • Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX (October 26, 2014-February 8, 2015)
  • Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA (March 22, 2015-June 21, 2015)
  • Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO (July 19, 2015-October 11, 2015)

     

Bouquets: French Still-Life Painting from Chardin to Matisse will require an $8.00 special exhibition ticket.