- In response, the artists establish the Salon de Refuses and exhibit such landmark paintings as Edouard Manet's Le dejeuner sur l'herbe.
- The rest of the familyPapa, who had put his savings into this farm, Mama, a scraggly woman who was calmly assembling the dejeuner, a leggy boy of 16 or so and a baby girl .
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- Yale marks 150th anniversary of Manet’s landmark paintings
In 1863 artist Edouard Manet painted two landmark works, “Dejeuner sur l’herbe” and “Olympia,” which confounded traditional painting conventions and ushered in the movement known as Modernism. This year marks the 150th anniversary of Manet’s masterworks, and the Yale School of Art and Department of the History of Art are honoring the occasion with an exhibition and conference.
Sept. 10, 2013 - Yale University Office of Public Affairs