19 Nov Van Gogh, Monet, Degas > Palazzo Zabarella, October 26, 2019 – March 1st, 2020
Vincent Van Gogh (1853-1890)
Marguerite (Daisies, Arles), 1888
Oil on canvas – 33 x 42 cm
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, 2014.206. Image © Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.
The Mellon Collection of French Art from the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
The exhibition celebrates Paul Mellon and his wife Rachel ‘Bunny’ Lambert, two of the most important, refined patrons of the arts of the twentieth century.
The Bano Foundation is forging ahead with the exhibition series designed to present some of the world’s most prestigious private collections that have been made over into public hands.
Following on the events devoted to the works of Joan Miró belonging to the Portuguese state and to those of Paul Gauguin and the Impressionists belonging to the Danish state, which attracted over a quarter of a million visitors to Padua, from 26 October 2019 to 1 March 2020, Palazzo Zabarella will be acting as the exclusive host in Italy for over seventy masterpieces by Edgar Degas, Eugène Delacroix, Claude Monet, Pablo Picasso, Vincent van Gogh and others, celebrating Paul and Rachel ‘Bunny’ Lambert Mellon, two of the most important and refined patrons of the arts of the twentieth century.