Édouard Vuillard (1868–1940) was among the most innovative artists in turn-of-the-century Paris, a friend and fellow traveler of Bonnard, Denis and Toulouse-Lautrec. Vuillard is best known for small-scale paintings of domestic interiors, populated by friends and family members and crowded with competing patterns: wallpapers, textiles, latticed windows.
Drawing, Dreaming and Desire presents works on paper that explore the subject of erotica by the internationally acclaimed artist Sam Francis (1923–1994).
Many of the twentieth century’s greatest artists were influenced by one pivotal figure: Marcel Duchamp (1887–1968).
The twentieth century produced some of the most distinctive, breakthrough art movements: Surrealism, Cubism, Abstract Expressionism, Pop Art and Minimalism.
By the mid-1940s, Pablo Picasso had reached what he called “the moment...