Cézanne to Picasso

Paintings from the David and Peggy Rockefeller Collection

This intimate installation highlights a group of ten exceptional early modern European paintings given or promised to the Museum by David and Peggy Rockefeller. Featuring superb examples of Post-Impressionist, Fauvist, and Cubist painting that range in date from Paul Cézanne’s Still Life with Fruit Dish (1879-80) to Pablo Picasso’s The Reservoir, Horta de Ebro (summer 1909).

Art Exhibition previously on at The Museum of Modern Art - MoMA in New York, United States.
From Wednesday 15 July 2009 to Monday 31 August 2009

Published by MOMA on Wednesday 27 May 2009.
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This presentation celebrates the Rockefellers’ longstanding generosity to the Museum and the early flowering of modern art. Among the other works included are Paul Gauguin’s Portrait of Jacob Meyer de Haan (1889) and Henri Matisse’s Interior with a Young Girl/Girl Reading (1905-06). This installation is organized by Ann Temkin, The Marie-Josée and Henry Kravis Chief Curator of Painting and Sculpture, The Museum of Modern Art.

The Alfred J. Barr Painting and Sculpture Galleries, Fifth floor