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Highlighting key moments of the French landscape tradition—from its emergence in the 1600s to its preeminence in the 1800s—this selection of drawings reveals the engrossing tension between the passion for the real and the quest for an ideal. Featuring a wide array of techniques, functions, and styles, the exhibition showcases the work of major exponents of the genre, including Nicolas Poussin, Claude Lorrain, Jean-Honoré Fragonard, Georges Seurat, and Vincent van Gogh.

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Capturing Nature's Beauty
Three Centuries of French Landscapes

artists: Albert Dubois-Pillet, Nicolas Poussin, Claude Lorrain, Jean-Honoré Fragonard, Georges Seurat, Vincent van Gogh ...