‘Icons of Modern Art’ at Fondation Louis Vuitton, Paris

At the Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris for the ‘Icons of Modern Art’ exhibition. It is incredible that one man could have built such a collection as Sergei Shchukin and it must have been devastating to lose it when it was appropriated by Lenin after the Russian Revolution.

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Claude Monet ‘Dejeuner sur l’Herbe’ (1866)

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Paul Gauguin ‘What, Are you Jealous?’ (1892)

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Pablo Picasso ‘Portrait of Soler’ (1903)

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Henri Matisse ‘Red Room (Harmony in Red)’ (1908)

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Kazimir Malevich ‘Woman with a Rake’ (1930 – 32)

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