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The Symbolist Muse: Prints from the Permanent Collection
18 Apr 2009 - 20 Sep 2009
During the 1880s, some artists in Europe began exploring an
inner vision. Their work marked a staunch opposition to that
of the Realist and Impressionist artists of the time who focused
on recording the exterior world. “Mystery,” “Suggestion” and
“Dream”are words that evoke the strange beauty of Symbolist art.