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Masterpieces of the Musée d’Orsay

Paris Musée d'Orsay Grande nef centrale 02a Allée des sculptures

Masterpieces of the Musée d’Orsay

The Musée d’Orsay holds mainly French art dating from 1848 to 1914 and is one of the largest art museums in Europe. The collection includes paintings, sculptures, furniture, and photography. It is most famous for its large collection of impressionist and post-Impressionist masterpieces.

Masterpieces of the Musée d’Orsay

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“The best way to keep one’s word is not to give it.” Napoleon Bonaparte

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