Art Of The Day Weekly
#538 - from 10 January 2019 to 16 January 2019
Long live the Orient!
PARIS – Ingres, Gérôme, Dinet: how they fantasized of the Orient of their dreams with proud cavaliers, languid beauties, bright lights. The Levant would attract other later, such as Klee or Matisse, nourishing a long current of Western art – which today seems to be asleep.
• L’Orient des peintres at the musée Marmottan Monet, from 7 March to 21 July 2019.