Academic Splendor: Nineteenth-Century Masterworks from the Dahesh Museum of Art

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Jan 27 2017 - Apr 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; Frederick, Lord Leighton; and Lawrence Alma Tadema.

Credit: Exhibition overview from museum website.

  • European
  • 19th Century
  • Academic
  • Jean-Léon Gérôme
  • William Adolphe Bouguereau
  • Frederick, Lord Leighton
  • Lawrence Alma Tadema
  • and others

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