The names drop like a hammer on an anvil: Picasso, Matisse, Degas, Chagall, Pissarro, Dufy - major stars of French art, as well as supporting players. No, Picasso wasn’t French, not even close - if he was French he wouldn’t have worked so hard. Picasso was Spanish by birth, but spent most of his life in France, and close is good enough in horseshoes and art exhibits.
“Dessins: 100 Years of French Drawing” at the Boca Museum of Art is a good-sized exhibit, with 35 pieces, and it’s sprinkled with gems.
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“Dessins: 100 Years of French Drawing”: Through July 7 at the Boca Raton Museum of Art, Mizner Park, Boca Raton. Information: bocamuseum.org