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Dallas Museum of Art

Dallas Museum of Art

Dallas Museum of Art

The Dallas Museum of Art is an art museum with a collection of over 24,000 objects, dating from the third millennium BC to the present day. It is one of the largest art museums in the United States, and its collection includes:

  • African Art
  • American Art
  • Ancient Mediterranean Art
  • Asian Art
  • Contemporary Art
  • Decorative Arts And Design
  • European Art
  • Pre-Columbian Art
  • Pacific Rim Art

Highlights of the Dallas Museum of Art

  • Preparatory Study “Café Terrace at Night” by Vincent van Gogh
  • Frederic Edwin Church, The Icebergs
  • Gustave Courbet, Fox in the Snow
  • Vincent van Gogh, Sheaves of Wheat
  • Francesco Bacchiacca, Madonna and Child with St John
  • Jean-Baptiste Marie Pierre, The Abduction of Europa
  • Jacques-Louis David, Apollo and Artemis attacking the twelve children of Niobe
  • Claude Monet, Water Lilies
  • Paul Gauguin, I Raro te Oviri,

Dallas Museum of Art

  • Museum:                   Dallas Museum of Art
  • City:                           Dallas
  • Country:                     United States
  • State:                         Texas
  • Established:               1903
  • Type:                          Art Museum
  • Location:                   1717 N. Harwood Street, Dallas, TX Woodall Rodgers Freeway, Dallas, Texas, United States

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Dallas Museum of Art

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Photo Credit: Photo: Andreas Praefcke [Public domain]