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

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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 very beautiful Museum, with overall a very good discovery. Recommend for children, teenagers, and of course adults interested in painting. The Barbizon school is no longer a discovery, but a reality
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  • We often speak of the Barbizon school, the Impressionists! It's true that many painters haunted places and more hostels, but even when the angelus table illustrating this article, it's the fields of Chailly in adjacent to barbizon common beer, and dozens of wall paintings painted by the poor painters penniless to pay their shots, it's in the chailly White Horse Inn, yes c "is well to chailly that 80% of the lives of the painters of"Barbizon"happening! See chailly, the Inn of the white horse, where the walls are worth million euros, and the cemetery where many well-known painters are lying, and of course for the Doggie-marists the bourgeoisant village of Barbizon!
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  • Very playful, authentic atmosphere, a tour of excellent quality, excellent. You come out with plenty of anecdotes.
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  • Poetic experience and redolent of the old Barbizon of Stevenson, Millet and Corot.
  • Museum in the heart of an authentic village. Adventure and visit very interesting and above all very rewarding! Entry waivers (free, so) are proposed to a lot of people (according to their job, age, etc.). Very affordable, what better way to discover the art of the years 18XX?
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  • A priori, this museum does not mine but there are plenty of interesting to glean information. I recommend to start with good quality video which tells the story of the painters in breaking with the Academy.
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  • Museum to do if you go to barbizon and 30 min video to see if you have pre impressionism. We highly recommend.
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  • 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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