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Chefs d'oeuvre des musées - Monnaie de Paris 2018

Museum masterpieces, Le Bal du moulin de la Galette and Le Baiser

Monnaie de Paris is celebrating the phenomenal productivity of pictorial art in France for several centuries by unveiling a series that pays tribute to the masterpieces of French museums.

The series commemorates the trends and influences - Renaissance, Baroque, Impressionism... - honouring two major masterpieces each year.
In 2018, the series presents a painting and a sculpture : the Bal du moulin de la Galette (from the Orsay Museum) and the Baiser (from the Rodin museum).