Barbizon School Museum (Musee de l'Ecole de Barbizon), Barbizon

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At Barbizon School Museum (Musee de l'Ecole 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. Make Barbizon School Museum (Musee de l'Ecole de Barbizon) a part of your Barbizon vacation plans using our Barbizon trip tool .
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  • I stumble upon this place when I went to Barbizon in Oct 2017 during the break of business trip. The museum is relatively small but displayed a lots of paintings and some of the walls are also painted...  more »
  • The essential of Barbizon. Do not miss on your visit to this charming little village. Short but informative tour.
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  • Charming Museum with a very informative video. the staging of the adjoining rooms is nice and allows us to realize the atmosphere that prevailed there very friendly A staff recommend
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  • Nice, small museum, visit max 1h
  • Poetic experience and redolent of the old Barbizon of Stevenson, Millet and Corot.
  • Very nice, extremely touching for anyone who lives in the area. Explanatory must-see film.
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  • Real small treasures in this museum. I loved it and I recommend it.
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  • I did follow your prayer about the bells of St Martial, she was heard, you're going to be able to recite the Angelus at the sound of the bells, but woe to you if you do not count (you can find the text of the Angel Gabriel and Mary's response on the internet or in your book of mass... Now qd I have something to ask heaven I'll go through you: new Angel Gabriel🙏🙏🙏🙏 BERNARD
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