Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec is one of the legendary artists of 19th-century Paris, famous for traversing the nightspots of the city’s Montmartre district, always with a sketchbook in hand. He was a [...]
Enter the magical world of Orlando Quevedo where fantasy and reality seamlessly blend together with masterpieces from art history. As the leading proponent of “Magical Realism,” Quevedo’s art is [...]
In the art and philosophy of Itzchak Tarkay, the bounties of life await at the bottom of a coffee cup, within an armchair or a flower vase, in the composure of a woman, or amidst the company that [...]
In Articles, Artists & Special Collections, Francisco Goya, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, Paul Cezanne, Pierre-Auguste RenoirPosted
February 1913 marked a defining moment in the history of art. While the turn of the century empowered the aesthetic twists and turns of the European avant-garde in their countries of origin, the [...]
From the Streets of Paris: Nineteenth Century Lithographs, Nightlife and the Development of Modern Advertising
Many have heard of the Belle Époque, the innocently idealized period in Paris before World War I, but few realize how much really happened during this time.
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More than 30 bold and subtle posters, prints, and paintings representative of the bohemian nightlife of late 19th-century Paris are presented in Café and Cabaret: Toulouse-Lautrec’s Paris at the [...]