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Tate Modern, London

Tate Modern viewed from Thames Pleasure Boat - - 307445

Tate Modern is Britain’s national gallery holds the national collection of British art from 1900 to the present day and international modern and contemporary art. Tate Modern is one of the largest museums of modern and contemporary art in the world.

The Masterpieces of the Tate Modern, London include:

  • Portrait de Jacques Nayral by Albert Gleizes
  • Badende bei Moritzburg (Bathers at Moritzburg) by Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
  • The Sunblind, collage and oil on canvas by Juan Gris

Further information about the Tate Modern, London is available via the following links:


Essential Facts:

  • Name:                  Tate Modern, London
  • City:                      London
  • Type:                    Art Museum
  • Established:        2000
  • Location:             Bankside, London, United Kingdom


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