Exploring Impressionism: From Pissarro to Monet and Beyond | An American Estate's Artistic Journey

NEW YORK | 15-16 MAY 2024

‘An Eye for Impressionism: Property from an Important American Estate’ invites us all on a journey through the pioneering spirit of Impressionism, tracing its trajectory from its very inception with Pissarro's formative Pontoise picture, forward to Monet’s revolutionary Haystack and further through its influence across the United States, to its emergence as a global artistic phenomenon. It serves as a gateway to the world of Impressionism, showcasing its profound influence on art history and inspiring generations of artists worldwide.

Celebrating 150 years since the first Impressionist exhibition in Paris, we are thrilled to present this extraordinary collection from an Important American Estate that encapsulates the movement’s evolution and lasting impact on art history. The collection was passionately assembled and thoughtfully looked after for decades, bringing together some of the greatest examples of artistry in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

An Eye for Impressionism: Property from an Important American Estate Auction takes place in New York on 15-16 May 2024 at the Modern Day and Modern Evening Auctions.

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