Musee des Beaux-Arts de Nantes, Nantes
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The Fine Arts Museum of Nantes is an art museum in Nantes, France.The museum was created in 1801 with the purchase of the Cacault collection and was located in is actual Palais des Beaux-Arts since 1900. The museum holds several paintings that were looted by the French during the French revolution and were never returned to their lawful owners such as the The Triumph of Judas Maccabaeus by Peter Paul Rubens.In 2009, the architect Stanton Williams won an international competition to transform the museum with a modern extension to become the Grand Musée d’Art. This is due for completion in 2013.
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  • What a pleasure before the reopening of travel each year in collections so rich and varied clashes.
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  • Firstly, how many lived in Nantes, this much all say that the Museum is being renovated for too long. Secondly, the completion of the restoration is transferred annually. So, if you're here just for a couple of weeks or even days, you expect to visit.
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  • Indeed it will be 2 years since the Nantes Fine Arts Museum is under construction.. .you have to be honest that art and painting is not within the reach of all to reviews that have been on your site but just take the time to look at some large paintings in this museum to realize progress and the beauty of the technique. Indeed, the buildings are not so young are waiting to see the Museum which I hope should not delay...
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