The perfect complement to the de Young Museum‘s Van Gogh, Gauguin, Cézanne, and Beyond: Post-Impressionist Masterpieces from the Musée d’Orsay is the Legion of Honor Museum‘s Japanesque: The Japanese Print in the Era of Impressionism.
Here’s what you need to know about it:
At the intersection of Japanese and French art by Janos Gereben
Exhibition Looks at Japanese Influence on Western Art at Hokubei.com
“Japanesque” sheds light on two worlds by Jennifer Modenessi
And here’s what it looks like:
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They show you how it was done 400 years ago:
This is the final room:
And kittehs! Always with the kitties:
See you there!
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