Chronicles movements in art in the western world from medieval times to the early twentieth century. Includes Gothic art -- The Renaissance -- The Baroque period -- The Rococo era -- Romanticism -- The Impressionists.
"Chester Dale's magnificent bequest to the National Gallery of Art in 1962 included a generous endowment as well as one of America's most important collections of French paintings from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. This special exhibition, the first in 45 years to explore the extraordinary legacy left to the nation by this passionate collector, features some 83 of his finest French and American paintings." -- container.
Presents works of 102 contemporary artists in Taiwan who have either exhibited or received awards between 2000 and 2005. Presents artist data as well as pictures of representative works and some commentary.