May-November, 2018

Musée Fournaise, Chatou (Yvelines)
Exhibition: « L’âge de raison vu par les peintres au XIXe siècle »
(The Age of Reason seen through the eyes of nineteenth-century painters)
The Léon Delachaux Endowment Fund is very pleased that The Affectionate Mother was chosen by Anne Galloyer, curator of the musée Fournaise, to depict the topic of children entering the age of reason. Delachaux hangs alongside paintings by Dehodencq, Lebasque, Muenier, Valadon and Bonvin.

Delachaux Affectionate Mother musee Fournaise

Anne Galloyer, curator of the Fournaise Museum in Chatou and Marie Delachaux, President of the Léon Delachaux Endowment Fund, before The Affectionate Mother.
The Affectionate Mother, 1883, oil on canvas, 46 x 36 cm. Private Collection.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

June 10th – October 8th, 2017

Musée Saint-Vic de Saint-Amand-Montrond (Cher)
Exhibition: « Léon Delachaux : 1850-1919, son œuvre saint-amandoise »
(Léon Delachaux: works from Saint-Amand)

 

June 10th 2017

Musée Saint-Vic de Saint-Amand-Montrond (18)
Opening of the exhibition : « Léon Delachaux : 1850-1919, son œuvre saint-amandoise »
Thierry Vinson, mayor of Saint-Amand-Montrond, and Elisabeth Meriot, deputy mayor responsible for culture, inaugurated the exhibition set by Jeanne Andrivon and Claire-Emmanuelle Pinjon.
40 artworks by the artist, 3 of them lent by the Musée d’Orsay (Paris), are beautifully displayed. We wish all the best to this great exhibition.

 

April 27th, 2017

Association France-Amériques
9, avenue Franklin-Roosevelt – 75008 Paris

Launch of the first publication dedicated to Léon Delachaux
Lecture from Prof. Gabriel P. Weisberg (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis)
Léon Delachaux in context

test image pour CONF UK

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

September 2015

Opening of the Endowment Fund’s research offices in Paris.
It comprises extensive documentation, a library and work stations
in a convivial and professional place.

 

March 18th, 2015

Musée Saint-Vic de Saint-Amand-Montrond (Cher)
Presentation and film on the October 9th, 2014 conference and exhibition
Léon Delachaux (1850-1919) Au fil de… organized by the Léon Delachaux Endowment Fund.
Presented as part of the lecture series Une heure une œuvre (One hour, one work)
by Marie Delachaux, President of the Endowment Fund.

 

February 18th, 2015

Musée Saint-Vic de Saint-Amand-Montrond (Cher)
Lecture on Léon Delachaux presented as part of the lecture series
Une heure une œuvre (One hour, one work) by museum coordinators,
Jeanne Andrivon and Claire Pinjon.

 

October 9th, 2014

Association France-Amériques
9, avenue Franklin Roosevelt – 75008 Paris

Conference – exhibition “Léon Delachaux (1850-1919), Au fil de…

 

April 13th, 2013

Launch date of the Léon Delachaux Endowment Fund website

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