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French museum collections: the Musée d'Orsay in Paris

Woman at her Toilet, 1896 (oil on cardboard) Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864-1901) / Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France / Bridgeman Images
Woman at her Toilet, 1896 (oil on cardboard) Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864-1901) / Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France / Bridgeman Images

 

Here is another episode of our in-depth look at the French museum collections that Bridgeman Images owns and distributes through its historic agency Giraudon. Among others, the collection of the Musée d'Orsay features prominently.

 

Dejeuner sur l'Herbe, 1863 (oil on canvas) Edouard Manet (1832-83) / Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France / Bridgeman Images
Dejeuner sur l'Herbe, 1863 (oil on canvas) Edouard Manet (1832-83) / Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France / Bridgeman Images

 

The Giraudon agency was the first major French photographic agency to join Bridgeman Images, making it possible to document the world of culture and art in France. This collection was joined by high-definition shots by Luisa RicciariniPhoto Josse and Sylvain Collet.

 

Arearea (The Red Dog), 1892 (oil on canvas) Paul Gauguin (1848-1903) / Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France / Bridgeman Images
Arearea (The Red Dog), 1892 (oil on canvas) Paul Gauguin (1848-1903) / Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France / Bridgeman Images

 

The Musée d’Orsay has the richest collection in the world devoted to Impressionist painters and Western art between 1848 and 1914.

 

 

The Snake Charmer, 1907 (La Charmeuse de serpents) (oil on canvas) Henri J.F. Rousseau (Le Douanier) (1844-1910) / Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France / Bridgeman Images
The Snake Charmer, 1907 (La Charmeuse de serpents) (oil on canvas) Henri J.F. Rousseau (Le Douanier) (1844-1910) / Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France / Bridgeman Images

 

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The Angelus, 1857-59 (oil on canvas) Jean-Francois Millet (1814-75) / Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France / Bridgeman Images
The Angelus, 1857-59 (oil on canvas) Jean-Francois Millet (1814-75) / Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France / Bridgeman Images

 

 

See all the images of the Musée d'Orsay available on Bridgeman Images.

 

The Bellelli Family, 1858-67 (oil on canvas) Edgar Degas (1834-1917) / Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France / Bridgeman Images
The Bellelli Family, 1858-67 (oil on canvas) Edgar Degas (1834-1917) / Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France / Bridgeman Images

 

The Masters of the Musée d'Orsay

The Musée d'Orsay houses many of the great names in Western art, such as Claude Monet, Vincent van Gogh and Pierre-Auguste Renoir. See our selection.

 

Claude Monet at the Musée d'Orsay

 

 

Women in the Garden, 1866 (oil on canvas) Claude Monet (1840-1926) / Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France / Bridgeman Images
Women in the Garden, 1866 (oil on canvas) Claude Monet (1840-1926) / Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France / Bridgeman Images

 

Vincent Van Gogh at the Musée d'Orsay

 

Van Gogh's Bedroom at Arles, 1889 (oil on canvas) Vincent van Gogh (1853-90) / Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France / Bridgeman Images
Van Gogh's Bedroom at Arles, 1889 (oil on canvas) Vincent van Gogh (1853-90) / Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France / Bridgeman Images

 

 

Pierre-Auguste Renoir at the Musée d'Orsay 

 

Young Girls at the Piano, 1892 (oil on canvas) Pierre Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) / Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France / Bridgeman Images
Young Girls at the Piano, 1892 (oil on canvas) Pierre Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) / Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France / Bridgeman Images

 

 

The architecture of the Musée d'Orsay

The large interior clock of the Musee d Orsay / Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France / Photo © Photo Josse / Bridgeman Images
The large interior clock of the Musee d Orsay / Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France / Photo © Photo Josse / Bridgeman Images


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