James Tissot’s oil on canvas Croquet is a popular and celebrated painting from the AGH permanent collection. Created in 1877-1878, the work entered the collection in 1965 and has since that time traveled the world as an important player in numerous exhibitions. Born in France and living in England during the 1870s, James Tissot is … Continued
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Learn about John Marriott’s Play of Light series where he highlights classical portrait sculpture from the AGH permanent collection in a way contrary to the typical rules of exhibition and display: shot in complete darkness and illuminated only by the ambient light from a cell phone.
What does it take to get one giant painting across the Atlantic ocean? Follow the journey of Mihály Munkácsy’s Christ Before Pilate from the AGH to its new home at the Déri Museum in Debrecen, Hungary.