A broad collection of paintings by famous Impressionists
like Monet - Renoir - Degas - Cézanne
and leading Post Impressionists van Gogh
- Toulouse-Lautrec - Paul Gauguin etc., are well
represented too - and on display in the new building.
The entire art collection was donated to
the public in 1899 by Carl Jacobsen
and his wife Ottilia as a gift together with
the museum building.