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Lacan, the exhibition

When the artist precedes the psychoanalyst
Gustave Courbet, L‘Origine du monde, 1866. Paris, musée d‘Orsay © RMN-Grand Palais (musée d‘Orsay) / Hervé Lewandowski
For the psychoanalyst Jacques Lacan, art is in itself a pathway to the human psyche and a key to understanding modernity. The art historians Marie-Laure Bernadac and Bernard Marcadé are devoting their very first exhibition to him. It will be an opportunity to discover in Metz Gustave Courbet's Origin of the World, which Lacan owned but only presented to certain visitors...

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