The architecture of the Granet Museum

The Granet Museum highlights its architecture. The opportunity to look up and focus on the buildings that house the works.

Photo musée Granet, Aix-en-Provence

The Granet Museum highlights its architecture. The opportunity to look up and focus on the buildings that house the works.

About the venue

Place Saint-Jean de Malte Aix-en-Provence
  • Musée de France
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  • Tourisme et handicap
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  • Musée, salle d'exposition

The Granet museum, cultural institution of the Community of the Country of Aix, offers on more than 4000 m2 a large crossing of artistic creation since Antiquity, the collections of French painting(paint) (The brothers Dwarf, Ingres, Granet), Scandinavian (Rembrandt, Rubens) and Italian (the master(teacher) of Flémalle) the from XVIth centuries till XIXth centuries up to the masterpieces of modern and contemporary art. The museum presents splendid donation so Philippe Meyer «Of Cézanne in Giacometti». The room devoted to Cézanne shelters ten masterpieces among which the recent acquisition, the Portrait of Emile Zola. In 2010, has come be added for 15 years the invaluable collection Stash established(constituted) of about 300 heads - of work.

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