The Musée du Louvre Paris is organizing a temporary exhibition that sheds light on Dutch Art in France during the reign of King François I, between 1515 and 1547.
Held at Hall Napoléon, under the pyramid of the Louvre, the exhibition showcases an extraordinary selection of valuable works created by great European artists. It covers interesting paintings, sculptures, jewel pieces, magnificent tapestries, and many other wonderful objects.
In total, more than 160 pieces are on exhibition, among them 12 portraits by Jean Clouet and others by Corneille de La Haye and Joos van Cleve.
The exhibition started to run on October 18th, 2017 and will continue until January 15th, 2018.
"François I and Dutch Art" is made possible thanks to the support of DS Automobiles and the International Council of the Louvre.
Cécile Scailliérez, Department of Paintings, Musée du Louvre
From October 18, 2017, through January 15, 2018
Rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, France