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Cézanne, Gauguin, Seurat, Van Gogh

7 November to 7 December 1929

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Alfred H. Barr, Jr.  American, 1902–1981


Paul Cézanne
French, 1839–1906
89 exhibitions
Paul Gauguin
French, 1848–1903
75 exhibitions
Vincent van Gogh
Dutch, 1853–1890
74 exhibitions
Georges-Pierre Seurat
French, 1859–1891
56 exhibitions

New York Times Review of the exhibition


10 November 1929

THE NEW MUSEUM OF MODERN ART OPENS; A Superb Showing of Work by Four Pioneers: Cezanne, Gauguin, Van Gogh and Seurat -- Contemporary Frenchmen

By Edward Alden JEWELL

WHAT has been heralded as an American Luxembourg in embryo, the Museum of Modern Art, opens its doors on the twelfth floor of the Heckscher Building, Fifth Avenue at Fifty-seventh Street.

New York Times • page X14 • 3,588 words