Musee des Beaux-Arts d’Agen or Museum of Fine Arts in Agen.

This is one of the most substantial art museums in the south-western part of Lot-et-Garonne.

 

It is situated in the historically-rich center of the department. It presents a vast panorama of the history of art paintings, furniture, earthenware, and sculptures from the 16th to the 20th century.

 The Museum of Fine Arts in Agen is famous for its exceptional compilation of 18th and 19th century Spanish works that includes Goya’s paintings.

 The rooms in this museum showcase archaeological artefacts from Lot-et-Garonne, C. Aboussouan’s, the Lebanese diplomat, oriental antiques, and fine paintings collected by the Duke of Aiguillon.

 It also boasts of European paintings from the 16th to the 19th century, including works of the brilliant Claude Monet.