Musée Toulouse-Lautrec

Palais de la Berbie, Place Sainte-Cécile, 81000 Albi 0 Reviews

Overview

Held up inside the Palais de la Berbie (worked in the early Middle Ages for the town’s diocese supervisor), this great historical center offers a diagram of Albi’s most commended child. The historical center claims in excess of 1000 unique works by Toulouse-Lautrec – the biggest assortment in France outside the Musée d’Orsay – crossing the craftsman’s turn of events, from his initial neo-impressionist artworks to his well known Parisian whorehouse scenes and banner workmanship.

Specifically noteworthy are the early pictures of some of Toulouse-Lautrec’s loved ones – including his mom, the Comtesse Adèle de Toulouse-Lautrec, his cousin Gabriel Tapié de Celeyran, and his dear companion, Maurice Joyant. They unmistakably exhibit the craftsman’s wry eye and fun-loving comical inclination. There are likewise some fragile creature examines (particularly of ponies).

Definitely, notwithstanding, it’s the later works that draw the eye. Toulouse-Lautrec’s deep rooted interest with the Parisian hidden world, especially the lives of artists and whores, is splendidly spoken to. Post for key works including L’Anglaise du Star au Havre (Englishwoman of the Star Harbor) and Les Deux Amies (The Two Friends), which delineates two whores grasping while they sit tight for their customers. Pride of spot goes to two variants of one of his most well-known canvases, Au Salon de la mourn des Moulins, balanced next to each other to outline changes in the craftsman’s procedure.

Toulouse-Lautrec’s abilities as a sketch artist and caricaturist additionally made him a pioneer of banner workmanship, and the historical center has an awesome assortment of his most well-known structures in its changeless assortment.

On the highest level is a little assortment of works by a portion of his counterparts, including Pierre Bonnard, Maurice de Vlaminck and Henri Matisse.