Flag 01Flag 02Flag 03Flag 04Flag 05

 

Orangerie Museum

From WED to MON 2 h For person: 50€ ticket included

The term "Orangerie" in English means "orange grove". The building that houses the museum we visit on this tour, in fact, was nothing but the orange grove of the Tuileries Gardens. Then transformed into a storage warehouse of the plants, he has abandoned its practical function to become "deposit" of pictorial representations of another garden, equally famous: that of Giverny, the garden of Claude Monet, 76 Km far from Paris, of which Monet has represented the changing rhythms in the cycle of Water Lilies exposed at Orangerie's.

The second part of our tour is dedicated to the collection of Paul Guillaume, the art dealer of Renoir, Cezanne, Modigliani, Picasso, Matisse. A collection of such a priceless value to arouse the greed of the evil Domenica, the wife of Guillaume ... a fake pregnancy, two murders, a third failure and a terrible court case wrap in mystery this art collection.

Highlights on:

  • The history and the architecture of the Museum
  • Claude Monet's waterlilies
  • Walter-Guillaume collection

Napoleone Tour © 2015
Napoleone Tour is a registered trademark
info (at) napoleonetour.com
 
 
Flag 01  Flag 02  Flag 03  Flag 04  Flag 05
 
 
Napoleone Tour is a friend of