Tag: Legion of Honor

Pre-Raphaelites take inspiration from Old Masters in Legion exhibition

Radicals in their day, the pre-Raphaelites in mid-19th-century England adopted the styles and principles of early-Renaissance artists in an aim…

2 months ago

Meeting of 20th century masters: Klimt paintings, Rodin sculptures

An exhibition of major works by early-modern-age Austrian painter Gustav Klimt -- a rare occasion on these shores -- is…

11 months ago

‘Degas’ at Legion of Honor reveals dynamic impressionist millinery scene

“Degas, Impressionism, and the Paris Millinery Trade” at the Legion of Honor illustates how hats were wardrobe essentials in late-19th-century…

1 year ago

‘Monet: Early Years’ reveals a master in the making

Before he created his water-lily scenes and other Impressionist masterworks, Claude Monet was painting stunningly accomplished and eye-pleasing pictures that…

2 years ago

Scoop: Caitlyn, Jackie slam Trump on transgender rights

Caitlyn Jenner and Jackie Evancho are not pleased with Donald Trump’s actions on transgender rights. On Thursday, Jenner, who once…

2 years ago

‘Brothers Le Nain’ a rare chance to see major French masterworks

In a Paris studio in the early baroque period, three brothers signing their pictures as simply “Le Nain” painted peasant…

2 years ago

Scoop: Kelly Clarkson: Nothing ‘magical’ about giving birth

Kelly Clarkson has been refreshingly candid about certain aspects of motherhood. After difficult pregnancies with daughter River Rose, 2, and…

2 years ago

Felines come to fore in Bonnard masterpieces

Oh, to be a cat in one of Pierre Bonnard’s paintings. Bonnard loved his pets, and painted them accordingly. In…

3 years ago