Artist Of The Week: Vincent Van Gogh!
Our Impressionist paintings!
The Courtauld Gallery houses one of the finest collections of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist paintings in the world. Formed by the pioneering collector Samuel Courtauld, the current collection offers an array of outstanding works charting the development of modern French painting from Monet and Renoir to Seurat and Gauguin. Here the visitor can discover world-famous masterpieces such […]
What is Impressionism?
That’s a good question. Lets try and answer it! In 1874, an exhibition was mounted by a group of artists whose work had been rejected by the Paris Salon. (The Salon had been considered the only serious place to show pictures at the time.) The exhibition included work by Monet, Auguste Renoir, Edgar Degas and Paul Cezanne artist who are […]