French Tradition in Belgium Today: Carnival Costumes from Belgium and Marionettes from Liege

April 25, 1980 – June 27, 1980

Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum
1661 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

1st Floor Floor Plan

On display are some 25 figures, ranging from costumed male figures central to local celebrations to the traditional Harlequin and Pierrot; from the permanent collection of the Musee de la Vie Wallone, Liege.

In conjunction with the 13th Conference of "L'Union Internationale de la Marionette".