Academic Splendor:

Nineteenth-Century Masterworks from the Dahesh Museum of Art

Friday, January 27, 2017 to Sunday, April 16, 2017

The Dahesh Museum of Art is the only institution in the United States devoted to collecting and exhibiting European academic art of the 19th century. Masterworks features paintings and sculptures by creative artists trained in the academies and private ateliers of France and other countries, including Jean-Léon Gérôme, William Adolphe Bouguereau, Gustave Doré, and Antoine-Louis Barye.

Organized by the Dahesh Museum of Art, New York