The Barnes Foundation. Masterworks

The Barnes Foundation. Masterworks

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FichaTextoAno 2012

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The Barnes Foundation, established by scientist, entrepreneur, and educator Dr. Albert C. Barnes in 1922, is home to a legendary art collection. Barnes assembled one of the world´s largest and finest groups of post-impressionist and early modern paintings, with holdings by such luminaries as Renoir, Cézanne, Matisse, Picasso, Rousseau, Modigliani, Soutine, Manet, Monet, Seurat, Degas, Van Gogh, and Gauguin. The Foundation´s collection also holds significant examples of American art, including works by Demuth, Glackens, and the Prendergasts.