A Taste For Antiquity. Anna and Jean-Gabriel Eynard

The exhibition, where the figurative representations echo the objects, also reveals part of the recently rediscovered collection of antique vases of the philhellenic couple Eynard.

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Portrait de Madame Eynard, revu par Boris Baruchet

The banker and philhellene Jean-Gabriel Eynard acquired international renown by supporting the Greek War of Independence. This exhibition presents the Eynards’ relationship to Antiquity: Alexandre Calame’s watercolors depicting their interiors are echoed by Neoclassical sculpture and furniture and other objects of Antique inspiration. Also revealed is their collection of Antique vases, which has recently been rediscovered.

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Texte alternatif à l'image
Statue de marbre de Madame Eynard, grande philhellène avec son mari.
Organisateur
Musée d'art et d'histoire (MAH)
Organisator url
http://mahmah.ch/

About the venue

Rue Charles-GALLAND 2, 1206 Genève

http://www.ville-geneve.ch/plan-ville/musees/musee-art-histoire/