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Musee Zervos, Vezelay
(4.6/5 based on 55+ reviews on the web)
Explore diverse works of art by Picasso and the collections of Christian Zervos at Musee Zervos, a modern art museum. The medieval basement houses manuscripts and is the site where writer Romain Rolland died. Upstairs houses sculptures from Giacometti and the "Grasshopper" painting by Ernst. On the ground floor, small sculptures and a massive relief cast by Henri Laurens are alongside a large mobile by sculptor Calder. Displayed in the Picasso room, works by Pablo Picasso and Julio González describe the link between these two artists. Using our custom trip planner, Vezelay attractions like Musee Zervos can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Well endowed Museum, well-known artists. If you like contemporary art can only love this nice little Museum, former home of the art critic and editor Zervos. However little information inside the Museum, it is better to follow a conference visit to learn more.
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  • Really enjoyed visiting this museum. The building is as interesting as the collection. Definitely worth the time and an interesting slice of history as well. 
  • Interesting collection with some works by masters like Picasso and Kandinsky in a lovely mansion setting. Spectacular views out the back and from the rear gardens. Lovely museum! 
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  • Pretty cool
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