Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya

National Art Museum of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain

The National Art Museum of Catalonia, also known by its acronym MNAC, is a museum of art in the city…

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Modern Art Collection Part 4, Art and Civil War, National Art Museum of Catalonia

General Franco’s coup against the legitimate government of the Spanish Republic on 18 July 1936 marked the start of a…

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Modern Art Collection Part 3, Noucentisme, National Art Museum of Catalonia

By the first years of the 20th century, various cultural and artistic sectors all over Europe were reacting against the…

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Modern Art Collection Part 2, Modernism, National Art Museum of Catalonia

As the stage for bourgeois power and the class struggle, the city in turmoil at the turn of the century…

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Modern Art Collection Part 1, The Rise of the Modern Artist, National Art Museum of Catalonia

In the mid-19th century, at the same time as bourgeois society was taking shape, the figure of the modern artist…

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Modernist Interior Collection, National Art Museum of Catalonia

Modernisme is, within the Catalan artistic context, the movement that in France is known as Art Nouveau, in Germany as…

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Modern Art Collection, National Art Museum of Catalonia

The National Art Museum of Catalonia's Modern Art Collection was created from the Universal Exhibition of 1888, at which time…

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Numismatic Collection, National Art Museum of Catalonia

The Numismatic Cabinet of Catalonia, created in 1932, has a collection of over 134,000 copies. The fund is the result…

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The Cambó legacy, National Art Museum of Catalonia

The Cambó legacy is a collection of paintings with their own identity that embraces the history of European painting from…

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Renaissance and Baroque Art Collection, National Art Museum of Catalonia

The Renaissance and Baroque Art Collection is a valuable heritage that - unlike the great national museums in Europe, which…

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Gothic Art Collection, National Art Museum of Catalonia

The collection of Gothic art includes works from the end of century XIII until well into the century xv. The…

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Rome Labyrinth, The Romanesque Art Collection, National Art Museum of Catalonia

The Romanesque Art Collection is one of the most important and emblematic of the Museum for its exceptional series of…

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Sert Room, National Art Museum of Catalonia

Josep Maria Sert (1874-1945) was one of the most sought after muralist painters of his time. His mural painting assimilated…

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Great Hall, National Palace Barcelona

Behind the lobby is the Grand Hall or Oval Hall, which due to its large size was intended for use…

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Throne Room, National Palace Barcelona

This hall, also called the conference or conference room, is the one that was decorated with nobler materials; all its…

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