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A look back on museums’ 2017 acquisitions in pictures

mercredi 10 janvier 2018

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  • Vase de Galiléo Chini acquis par le musée d'Orsay
    Vase by Galileo Chini, acquired by the Musée d'Orsay
    (C) ADAGP, Paris. Photo (C) Musée d'Orsay, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais / Patrice Schmidt
  • Warm, warm, warm Spring Mouths d'Ed Atkins acquis par le Centre Pompidou
    Warm, warm, warm Spring Mouths by Ed Atkins acquired by the Centre Pompidou
    (C) Ed Atkins. Photo (C) Centre Pompidou, MNAM-CCI, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais / image Centre Pompidou, MNAM-CCI
  • Luminaire Cosmic Landscape par Ross Lovegrove designer
    Cosmic Landscape Lamp by the designer Ross Lovegrove, recently acquired by the Centre Pompidou
    (C) Ross Lovegrove. Photo (C) Centre Pompidou, MNAM-CCI, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais / Philippe Migeat
  • Service
    “Paradis” service: plates acquired by the Musée Adrien Dubouché in Limoges
    Photo (C) RMN-Grand Palais (Limoges, Cité de la céramique) / Tony Querrec
  • Militaires sur un quai à Toulon d'Alexandre Protais acquis par le musée d'Orsay
    Soldiers on a wharf in Toulon by Alexandre Protais, acquired by the Musée d'Orsay
    Photo (C) Musée d'Orsay, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais / Patrice Schmidt
  • Carte postale :  Château de Versailles-vue du Bassin de la Pyramide. Photographie de H. Noari.
    Postcard: Palace of Versailles seen from the Pyramid Fountain, acquired by the Palace of Versailles
    Photo (C) Château de Versailles, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais / Christophe Fouin
  • L'Adoubement de François Ier par Bayard d'Edouard Toudouze
    The Knighting of Francis I by Bayard, by Edouard Toudouze
    Photo (C) MBA, Rennes, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais / Jean-Manuel Salingue
  • Bibliothèque
    “Benedetto Croce” library, Pollone, Beilese: Study, view from inside by Leonardo Mosso
    Photo ((C) Centre Pompidou, MNAM-CCI, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais / Philippe Migeat
  • Monstre de Léopold Chauveau acquis par le musée d'Orsay
    Monster by Léopold Chauveau, acquired by the Musée d'Orsay
    Photo (C) Musée d'Orsay, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais / Patrice Schmidt

Every year, several hundred works join the collections of museums, leading to the organisation of photography campaigns provided by our agency or the museums’ photography departments.

Here is a selection of works recently acquired by the museums whose collections we distribute.

 

The Parable of the Wheat and the Tares by Domenico Maria Viani (1668-1711), historic painter and engraver from Bologna

Acquisition by the Musée du Louvre

Photo (C) RMN-Grand Palais (musée du Louvre) / Tony Querrec

 

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