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Vincent Van Gogh - Museé d'Orsay, Paris, France - HAPPY BIRTHDAY TODAY, VINCENT. PURE, ARTISTIC GENIUS.
Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Dance at the Moulin de la Galette
Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919), Bal du Moulin de la Galette, 1876, oil on canvas, 131 x 175 cm, Musée d'Orsay. Dance at the Moulin de la Galette. The Moulin de la Galette was a windmill on Montmartre hill. Inside one could sit and eat crusty cakes. Outside there was an open-air eating and dancing area, where Parisians came and danced on Sunday afternoons, while others were savouring the famous “galettes” with a glass wine or fruit juice. The location was often frequented by students and…
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Fin d'Arabesque, ballerina Rosita Mauri (c. 1877). Edgar Degas (French, 1834-1917). Pastel, essence and oil on paper. Paris, Musée d'Orsay. Mauri (Catalan, 1849-1923) began her dancing career in 1865...
Cezanne, Paul (1839-1906) - 1875c. Dahlias (Musee d'Orsay)
Paul Cézanne was a French artist and Post-Impressionist painter whose work laid the foundations of the transition from the 19th century conception of artistic endeavor to a new and radically different world of art in the 20th century. Cézanne can be said to form the bridge between late 19th century Impressionism and the early 20th century's new line of artistic inquiry, Cubism. The line attributed to both Matisse and Picasso that Cézanne "is the father of us all" cannot be easily dismissed…
Impressionists Artists: 5 Facts About 5 Impressionist Artists - An Overview
Learn some interesting things about the Impressionist Artists without getting to bogged down in technical artistic language. This focuses more on their lives than analysing their paintings, although I give plenty of my own opinions.