Tag Archives: Musée Jacquemart-André

Jalonner

A visit to the musée Jacquemart-André is always on my must-do list when I visit Paris. This year, my visit must be prior to July 10 to catch De Zurbarán à Rothko, an exhibit culled from the personal and corporate collection … Continue reading

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Five on Friday 7

  This morning, the news from Nice was profoundly sad. Here, in Paris, the sun is shining brightly and it’s a simply beautiful day. It’s hard to imagine that France has once again been the victim of senseless violence. I … Continue reading

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En plein-air

As I mentioned in a recent post, I’m off to Paris again for a good chunk of the summer. When I have time off from my job as the Director of a study abroad program, I want to have plans … Continue reading

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Connaisseur

A must-do on any trip we take to Paris is a trip to the musée Jacquemart-André. The lunches in the gorgeous ballroom enhance the enjoyment of any exhibition. This year, there’s a good one on until July 20, De Giotto … Continue reading

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Les Fêtes galantes

Do I love the museum better than the lunch? Hmm. That’s a tough one. Either way, the musée Jacquemart-André will be on my must-see list for its exhibit De Watteau à Fragonard, les fêtes galantes (duh vahtoe ah frag-on-ar lay fet … Continue reading

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Le bilan

So, our delightful, impetuous trip to Paris is over. Here’s le bilan (luh beelahn), or assessment, of what we did. Day 1 We arrived in Paris mid-afternoon and checked into our super-budget lodgings. The MIJE is a hostel that caters … Continue reading

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Désirs et volupté

A must-do for our upcoming trip to Paris is lunch in the glamorous tea-room at the musée Jacquemart-André. While there, we’ll take in their current exhibit “Désirs et volupté – À l’époque Victorienne,” which is on until January 20, 2014. … Continue reading

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