At the Crocker: Impressive Impressionists

Jean-Louis Forain (French, 1852–1931), “Intermission. On Stage,” 1879. Brush and watercolor and opaque watercolor, pen and black ink over graphite on buff wove paper, 13 7/8 x 10 11/16 inches. Dixon Gallery and Gardens; Museum purchase with funds provided by Brenda and Lester Crain, Hyde Family Foundations, Irene and Joe Orgill and the Rose Family Foundation, 1993.7.3.

Opening at Crocker Art Museum on Oct. 2: Monet to Matisse: Masterworks of French Impressionism From the Dixon Gallery and Gardens, an exhibition of 50 iconic works by such celebrated Impressionists as Claude Monet, Pierre-Auguste Renoir and Alfred Sisley along with Post-Impressionists Henri Matisse, Paul Gauguin and Paul Cézanne. The exhibition will run through Jan. 9, 2022. For information, go to the Crocker Art Museum website.