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Lovely One Line Minimalism

We had a class in college where we had to do single line drawings. You couldn’t pick your pen or pencil up, and the line had to be one smooth movement. 48 more words


La Fantaisie

Pierre Puvis de Chavannes, La Fantaisie (The Fantasy), date unknown

Puvis de Chavannes was born in Lyon, France in 1824 and decided to become a painter after a trip to Italy in 1846.  18 more words

Nineteenth Century Art

Sculpting The Legends: Emmanuel Frémiet

Best known for his life size equine statues of Joan Of Arc and Napoleon I,  Emmanuel Frémiet has been called “the leading sculptor of animals in his day” and his work can be found in towns and museums in France and several parts of Europe. 275 more words

Joan Of Arc