Museo dell’Ara Pacis
Modern & Contemporary Art
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Open also Mondays
December 4, 2015
May 8, 2016
Museo dell’Ara Pacis in Rome hosts a large exhibition with over 170 works by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. The works are from the famous collection of the Museum of Fine Arts in Budapest, Hungary.
The exhibition follows the artist’s life from 1891 until 1900, shortly before his death at only 36 years old. On display are illustrations, sheet music covers and posters, including eight large format posters and two covers of the albums of the singer, actress and French writer Yvette Guilbert.
Toulouse-Lautrec (1864-19019 was an important Post-Impressionist painter, art nouveau illustrator and lithographer, born in the Midi-Pyrénées region of France. Most of his working life he spent in Montmartre, the area of Paris famous for its bohemian lifestyle and the hangout of artists, writers, and philosophers.
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