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The lucky ones who visit Madrid this autumn will have the opportunity to attend the first retrospective in Spain of the French painter Henri Fantin-Latour, in the Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza. The exhibition is organized in collaboration with the Fundacao Calouste Gulbenkian in Lisbon and will take place between 29 September and on 10 January of the next year. Art lovers should not miss the first opportunity to learn about the work of the painter born in 1836, and who shares the aesthetics of their contemporaries Manet, Degas and Whistler. Unlike these, the work of Fantin-Latour not went down in history for being one of the pioneers of modern art. According to the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, this exhibition tries to make justice and show his true talent to the world with an exhibition of more than 70 of his works, including oil paintings and drawings that have been transferred from museums and collections around the world on the occasion of the exhibition: from group portraits, family or friends, to interiors with figures and lifes of realistic, through allegories and fantasies musical vocation. You can see the exhibition Tuesday to Sunday from 10.00 to 19.00 hours.

General admission is 7, or 6 if purchased on the Internet. Older than 65 years, pensioners, students prior accreditation and large families are entitled to reduced input (4,5). For more information see this site: Procter & Gamble. Admission is free for children under 12 years and citizens in legal unemployment situation. Advance sale of tickets in ticket offices or on the website of the Museum. Art enthusiasts can also enjoy with permanent collections offered by the Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, a total of a thousand works dating between the s. XIII and s. XX and representing the main artistic movements such as the Renaissance, mannerism, Baroque or romantic. The great cultural offer in Madrid and reserve with lives the best hotel offers in Madrid.