Exhibition Ingres 1780–1867
from February 24, 2006 to May 15, 2006
A retrospective of Ingres’ works, comprising eighty paintings and eighty drawings, offers a unique opportunity to discover this celebrated exponent of neoclassicism. Delacroix’s great rival, he was a passionate, sensual artist with quasi-revolutionary ideas.Exhibition made possible with the support of AGF (Assurance Générales de France) and with the participation of the Musée Ingres (Montauban)
Organized by: Vincent Pomarède, head curator of the Department of Paintings at the Louvre; Stéphane Guégan, Musée d'Orsay (Paintings); Louis-Antoine Prat, Department of Prints and Drawings at the Louvre (drawings); Eric Bertin, academic curator, with the assistance of Dimitri Salmon
Hall NapoléonAdmission Fees
Admission to the Ingres exhibition: €9.50 A combined ticket provides access to the permanent collections and the exhibition: €13; €11 after six pm.
Available in French, English and Spanish (€5).