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Manet French painter

Edouard Manet, a famous French painter, was born on Jan. 23, 1832. Manet ranks among the most influential figures in the history of modern art. Manet helped break tradition by using his subject matter in unexpected ways in his paintings. His works often combine past artistic styles with images from the life of his times. Manet painted in [...]


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Pierre Auguste Renoir famous paintings

Renoir is an artist best known for his pleasant paintings and love of the female figure. He did not consider his art political or moralistic but simply a joy to create. Renoir indulged in painting and dedicated his life to it. Early Years: Pierre-Auguste Renoir was born in Limoges, France, on February 25th 1841. He began painting at the [...]


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Artist Pierre Auguste Renoir

Renoir was one of the leading painters of the Impressionist group. He evolved a technique of broken brushstrokes and used bold combinations of pure complementary colours, to capture the light and movement of his landscapes and figure subjects. Following a visit to Italy in 1881 his style changed, becoming more linear and classical. [...]


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Camille Pissarro most famous paintings

Camille Pissarro Nov. 13, 1903 (at age 73) Paris, France Danish-French Fritz Melbye Impressionism, Post-Impressionism Painting Among the French Impressionist’s painters, Camille was the one who was most famous. Camille Pissaro was born on July 10, 1830 at Virgin Islands in St. Thomas. His father was Portuguese-Jewish and his mother was a [...]


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Degas and Cassatt

Washington, DC—Edgar Degas’s (1834–1917) influence on fellow impressionist Mary Cassatt (1844–1926) is widely known, but her role in shaping his work and introducing him to American audiences is fully examined for the first time in Degas/Cassatt. On view at the National Gallery of Art, Washington—the sole venue worldwide—from May [...]


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Manet complete works

“Concision in art is a necessity and an elegance. The verbose painter bores: who will get rid of all these trimmings?” – Edouard Manet Edouard Manet is sometimes grouped in with the Impressionists of the late nineteenth century art movement, however he was more of a forerunner. Being a decade older than Claude Monet and his [...]


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Vincent van Gogh Portrait paintings

Vincent van Gogh painted over 30 self-portraits between the years 1886 and 1889. His collection of self-portraits places him among the most prolific self-portraitists of all time. Van Gogh used portrait painting as a method of introspection, a method to make money and a method of developing his skills as an artist. When Van Gogh first [...]


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Universite Paul Cezanne

On September 1, Seinan Gakuin University (SGU) concluded a“Foreign Law System Master Course Program – Law of Europe and Law of Japan Course” with Université Paul Cézanne Aix-Marseille 3 (UPC), one of our partner institutions in order to train students of both universities to become business persons well acquainted with business law [...]


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Vincent van Gogh trivia

Young van Gogh would regularly attempt to turn in flowers instead of his homework, which he often didn’t complete. Van Gogh had little interest in doing homework, perhaps one of the more relatable details of his lifetime. When he studied theology in Amsterdam, he also had to take courses on subjects such as algebra, Latin and [...]


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Gauguin Self Portrait with Yellow Christ

Painted on the eve of Gauguin’s first trip to Tahiti, Portrait of the Artist with the Yellow Christ is a veritable manifesto. In fact it is a triple portrait, in which the artist reveals different facets of his personality. Little known at the time, misunderstood, and abandoned by his wife who had gone back to Denmark with their [...]


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Edgar Degas facts

Where did Edgar Degas grow up? Edgar Degas grew up in Paris, France where his mother was an Opera singer and his father a French banker. Edgar’s parents had money and he was able to go to good schools growing up. His mother died when he was thirteen years old. Edgar showed a talent for drawing while young and wanted to become an [...]


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Teddy Duchamp Stand by me

This is the story of four twelve year olds living in a small town in the year 1959, whose lives were changed by a chance adventure that they embarked on at the end of an indolent summer. The four boys were Gordie Lachance (Wil Wheaton), Chris Chambers (River Phoenix), Teddy Duchamp (Corey Feldman), and Vern Tessio (Jerry [...]


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Facts about Claude Monet for kids

Soft wonderful colours and the use of light and shadows is probably how most people would describe the work of Claude Monet, one of the greatest painters of all time. His date of birth was in 1840 in Paris, France. His family owned a grocery business and naturally they expected their clever son to work for them as he became older. Monet [...]


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Vincent van Gogh top 7 famous paintings list

1. The Last Supper – Leonardo da Vinci. This world famous painting is not shown in a museum, but rather covers the back wall of the dining hall at Santa Maria delle Grazie monastery in Milan, Italy. It was painted by the most famous artist of all time, Leonardo da Vinci in the late 15th-century. The painting depicts the scene of The Last [...]


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Paul Gauguin Tahitian Women

In 1891, Gauguin went to Tahiti, an island he imagined to be a primitive paradise. The artist wanted “to live there in ecstasy, calm and art”. His financial difficulties, his aesthetic concerns and this very Baudelairian “invitation au voyage” drove him to that distant land to escape “the European struggle [...]


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Camille Pissarro famous paintings

Camille Pissarro was born on July 10, 1803 U.S. Virgin Islands, and died at the age of 100 on November 12, 1903 in Paris. He was one of the most important and prolific representatives of Impressionism. Camille Pissarro’s painting “Bords de la Seine at Bougival” of 1871 has the dimensions of 27 x 40 cm. It is from the [...]


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Manet the Artists

As a young artist Manet quickly began to work in a different style to many of his friends and broke from the rules that he had been taught in the atelier of Thomas Couture. As a result he received a great deal of harsh criticism and was mocked by both the general public and art critics of his time. Today Manet is considered by many to [...]


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Gauguin exhibition

Almost as legendary as Paul Gauguin’s colorful depictions of Tahitian utopia is the colorful story of how he got there and what he did once in the tropical locale – the bourgeois stockbrocker picked up and left his wife and five children to embark on a hunt to discover the primitive. After testing out and abandoning lands not [...]


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Auguste Renoir famous paintings

Renoir was born on February 25, 1841 in Limoges, Haute-Vienne, France. His parents were working class, and his dad was a tailor. He was the sixth child. As a boy, Pierre worked at a porcelain factory. He was a skilled artist by that age, because he showed his drawings around at work, and he was chosen to paint designs on the fine china [...]


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Famous paintings of Renoir

A popular spot for artists and writers, the Moulin de la Galette was the subject of many paintings during the 19th and early 20th century. Like Renoir, artists such as Picasso and Van Gogh were keen to capture its ambience and joyfulness, though each canvas differs from the next. Below are examples of other works focused on the Moulin de [...]


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