Mar 9, 2022
The Fondation de l'Hermitage in Lausanne unveils its new prestigious exhibition: a hundred paintings, drawings, engravings, sculptures and objects by numerous 20th century artists.
In the first half of 2022, the Fondation de l'Hermitage has the privilege of unveiling, for the first time in Switzerland, a selection of the greatest masterpieces from the Fondation des Treilles. Established in Tourtour, in the south of France, it is the home of a prestigious collection created by a visionary patron of the arts, Anne Gruner Schlumberger (1905-1993), which brings together works by Hans Arp, Georges Braque, Victor Brauner, Jean Dubuffet, Max Ernst, Alberto Giacometti, Paul Klee, François-Xavier Lalanne, Fernand Léger, Pablo Picasso, and Yassilakis Takis.
Through a hundred or so paintings, drawings, engravings, sculptures and objects, the exhibition presented in Lausanne offers a unique opportunity to admire these treasures outside their usual while discovering the taste, personality and artistic friendships of one of the most illustrious collectors of the 20th century.