Ashmolean Museum to buy Manet masterpiece

Portrait of Mademoiselle Claus unveiled this morning. Credit: Divya Kohli

This masterpiece from the nineteenth century WILL remain on public view thanks to the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford.

It's announced that it has raised the money needed to buy the painting by Edouard Manet: Portrait of Mademoiselle Claus.

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Oxford Manet announcement

The Ashmolean Museum in Oxford is due to make an announcement concerning the museum's £8m campaign to keep for the public the Manet masterpiece: Portrait of Mademoiselle Claus.