Where: Ornans, Franche-Comté, France
Who: People who have an affinity for small towns, art history, and a slow-paced environment.
What: See the Musée Courbet. 743 more words
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Gustave Courbet – Cliffs At Etretat After The Storm
1870 Oil On Canvas. Currently Held At The Musee D’Orsay.
Striding through the urine warm, wave machine propelled waters of a Kentish leisure centre, I realised that there wasn’t a body there that wouldn’t be shamed if it belonged to a public figure. 794 more words
Gustave Courbet – Autumn Sea
1867 Oil On Canvas. Currently Held At The Ohara Museum Of Art.
A quick Google search will give you the definition and origin of the word landscape. A Middle Dutch word born out of putting the word land with ship (the figurative use of the word as in ‘condition’) and evolving into what we would now describe as an area of land or a depiction of a region of the natural world. 990 more words
Gustave Courbet – The Young Bather
1866 Oil On Canvas. Currently Held At The Metropolitan Museum Of Art.
Gustave Courbet – Beach In Normandie
1872-75 Oil On Canvas. Currently Held At The National Gallery Of Art