All posts tagged “Jean Honoré Fragonard

Fragonard: Drawings Triumphant—Works from New York Collections at The Met Fifth Avenue, October 6, 2016 – January 8, 2017

“Jean Honoré Fragonard (French, 1732–1806)—one of the most forward looking and inventive artists of the 18th century—was equally skilled in painting, drawing, and etching. Yet, unlike many old masters for whom drawing was a preparatory tool, Fragonard explored the potential of chalk, ink, and wash to create sheets that… Read More