The greatest names in the history of 19th and 20th-century art have been seduced by Brittany, such as Gauguin in Pont-Aven, Monet in Belle-île, Maurice Denis in Ploumanac’h, etc. At the time difficult to access, it conveyed the perfume of adventure and authenticity. The painters loved its Celtic past, its legends, its countless chapels and crosses. Their brush strokes reveal lively, festive and colourful scenes of markets, weddings, religious pardons, the fishing ports and sea bathing. Explore this subject with walks and museum tours.
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