Camille Pissarro

Camille Pissarro, Father of Impressionism

Widely considered the father of Impressionism, Camille Pissarro's revolutionary approach to painting and thought-provoking compositions had a profound effect on his contemporaries and the entire future of Modern art. In this video, Bill Rau describes one of Pissarro's masterworks,… Read More »
View Video

The Minuet by Frederik Kaemmerer

In this sensuous work entitled The Minuet, Dutch artist Frederik Hendrik Kaemmerer deftly juxtaposes the grace and gentility of polite society with its illicit and scantily disguised underpinnings. As the ladies and gentlemen dance in the foreground, the activities of the party's other… Read More »
View Video

Alma Parens by William Bouguereau

Alma Parens by William Bouguereau is, without question, one of the most significant paintings we have ever offered in our gallery. An unparalleled composition depicting Mother France caring for her children, this painting dutifully illustrates why Bouguereau and his masterpieces are so… Read More »