Beside the Seaside: The Normandy Beaches of Eugène Boudin | University of Oxford

Beside the Seaside: The Normandy Beaches of Eugène Boudin

Speaker
Juliet Heslewood, art historian
Event date
Event time
13:00 - 14:00
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
£5/£4 concessions
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Recommended

Eugène Boudin was one of the first French landscape painters to paint outdoors, drawn to where the sea meets the sky and anticipating the techniques of the Impressionist era. Discover some of the works for which he became well known, including his paintings of the seaside, its ships and its fashionable visitors.