Musée du Louvre and Teylers Museum Present Exhibitions of Claude Lorrain

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artwork: Claude Lorrain  - "The Disembarkation of Cleopatra at Tarsus" - Oil on canvas -  © Musée du Louvre / A. Dequier


PARIS, FRANCE – Teylers Museum and Musée du Louvre present the first comprehensive exhibition in the Netherlands on Claude Lorrain, master of the golden light.  This autumn, Teylers Museum and Musée du Louvre present the first comprehensive exhibition on Claude Lorrain (1600 – 1682) ever held in the Netherlands. This French landscape painter is one of the most important masters in the history of art. An overview of his life’s work, featuring over 100 works of art, will be shown in Haarlem and Paris. The exhibition will be on display at the Louvre from 20 April to 18 July 2011 and at Teylers museum from 28 September 2011 to 8 January 2012.