Balthus, Le Roi des chats, 1935, oil on canvas, 30 11/16 × 19 1/2 inches (78 × 49.5 cm) Musée contonal des Beaux-Arts de Lausanne, Suisse. Don de la Fondation Balthus Klossowski de Rola, 2017 © Nora Rupp, Musée cantonal des Beaux-Arts de Lausanne, Suisse. 

"Derain, Balthus, Giacometti: Une amitié artistique" at Musée d'art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France.

On view June 2 through October 29, 2017.


The Musée d'Art moderne de la Ville de Paris offers an unprecedented exhibition exploring the relationship between three major artists of the 20th century: Derain, Balthus and Giacometti. With nearly 350 works, the exhibition recounts the highlights of this artistic friendship. Beyond a reciprocal admiration and a true affection, which they will testify throughout their lives, it is a deep aesthetic community that brings them together.
 



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