Auberge Ganne - Musée Départemental de l'école de Barbizon, Barbizon

Categories: Art Museums, History Museums, Museums
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At Auberge Ganne - Musée Départemental de l'école de Barbizon, you can experience the Barbizon school of painters, which was part of an art movement towards Realism in art. The Barbizon school was active roughly from 1830 through 1870. While you enjoy the art, take note of its features. Some of the most prominent of which are its tonal qualities, color, loose brushwork, and softness of form.

Three exhibits show you the work of the Barbizon school with landscape and animal themes. Meanwhile, a very attractive audiovisual presentation takes you back to the time of the painters of the Barbizon school, so you can experience the lifestyle and spirit of the time. To visit Auberge Ganne - Musée Départemental de l'école de Barbizon on your trip to Barbizon, use our Barbizon holiday planner.
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  • A living museum and original leaving much room for imagination. In each room we see a painter. A complement to the Musée d'Orsay.
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  • Surprising sketches and drawings on the walls and woodwork, is immersed in the 19th in the world of painters.
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  • Small museum that traces of the lives of the artists at this time and there is a small video projection of half an hour that summarizes the visit.
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  • Poetic experience and redolent of the old Barbizon of Stevenson, Millet and Corot.
  • A pleasure to discover after the superb Museum Stéphane Mallarmé, this Inn Museum and its still authentic decor, haunted by the memory of the painters who founded the school of Barbizon video well done, nice atmosphere in short an essential visit.
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