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La peinture française autour du monde

( Season 2 )
France has long been one of the centres of artistic creation responsible for the major art movements that revolutionised painting. The masterpieces of its visionary and flamboyant artists are displayed in the greatest museums around the world. We take a closer look at some of them...

Directed by: Jacques Vichet (France, 2021)

Episodes

Episode
2
LA PEINTURE FRANCAISE AUTOUR DU MONDE-S02--EP002-CHICAGO : LES PRE-IMPRESSIONNIS
Chicago Institute of Art, pre-impressionism

In the Chicago Institute of Art, French paintings from the pre-impressionist period are notably represented by the works of Cézanne, Gauguin, Van Gogh, Seurat...

Directed by: Jacques Vichet (France, 2021)
Episode
7
LA PEINTURE FRANCAISE AUTOUR DU MONDE-S02--EP007-LOS ANGELES : LACMA
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art, classical painting

The classical painters represented at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art include Boulogne, La Tour, Lorrain, Chardin, Gros, Robert and Corot.

Directed by: Jacques Vichet (France, 2021)
Episode
8
The J Paul Getty Center, Los Angeles

In addition to its panoramic view over L.A., the Getty Center also offers an impressive collection of masterpieces by the great French painters: from Courbet to Cézanne, Moreau, Degas and Van Gogh.

Directed by: Jacques Vichet (France, 2021)
Episode
9
The Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen, modern painting

Located near the city's historical centre, the museum was created in 1897, by Carl Jacobsen, heir to the Carlsberg brewery. Known as Copenhagen's Medici, he expressed a particular interest in French painters, from Monet to Toulouse-Lautrec.

Directed by: Jacques Vichet (France, 2021)