Press Event: In the Forest of Fontainebleau: Painters and Photographers from Corot to Monet

The quiet but significant revolution that was launched by artists working outdoors in 19th-century France is explored through some 100 paintings, pastels, and photographs as well as artist and tourist ephemera assembled for the exhibition 'In the Forest of Fontainebleau: Painters and Photographers from Corot to Monet' at the National Gallery of Art, East Building, from March 2 through June 8, 2008.

Released: February 26, 2008