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October 1, 2021–January 9, 2022

#SeeingtheBarnes

Suzanne Valadon. Joy of Life (detail), 1911. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY. © 2021 Artists Rights Society (ARS), NY. Image © The Metropolitan Museum of Art / Art Resource, NY

$60; members $30

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About the Tour

Suzanne Valadon led an extraordinary life, defying the odds to become a successful and original artist. This tour, led by a specially trained docent, looks at her journey from poverty to prominence as both model and painter. It explores her contributions to the early 20th-century art world and how she challenged behavioral codes with her art and lifestyle.

This tour is a private one-hour experience for you and up to four guests. Reservations are required. Private tours must be requested at least three days in advance. To learn more or to reserve a tour, call 215.278.7200.

Tours are offered:
Friday–Monday: 10am, 11am, 2pm
Thursday: 2pm
Wednesday: 11:30am, 1pm

Includes post-tour collection access Thursday–Monday.