Paul Gauguin
Study for La Ronde des petites Bretonnes

1888
Pastel and charcoal, with transparent and opaque watercolor, on cream-colored laid paper
Thaw Collection, 2010.136
 

Drawn to Greatness

Master Drawings from the Thaw Collection

February 3–April 22, 2018

This exhibition highlights 150 exceptional drawings from the Eugene V. Thaw Collection, one of the world’s finest private collections assembled over the last fifty years. Drawn to Greatness focuses on pivotal artists and key moments in the history of the art form. Works by artists from the Renaissance to the modern era are on view, including Mantegna, Rubens, Rembrandt, Canaletto, Watteau, Fragonard, Goya, Ingres, Turner, Daumier, Redon, Degas, Cézanne, Gauguin, Morisot, van Gogh, Matisse, Picasso, and Pollock