I have recently begun tutoring a student in A-level art history, which has had the happy side-effect of bringing me back in touch with many paintings I have not examined for a long time. 1,060 more words
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Henri-Émile-Benoît Matisse was born on December 31, 1869, in Le Cateau-Cambrésis, France. He started painting while recovering from appendicitis at age 19.
Matisse initially painted in the established mainstream style of European painting of the time that had faithfully captured the appearance of reality for hundreds of years. 487 more words
Here’s my selection of the French artists who will be performing in London in November. Book now to avoid disappointment!
- 03/11: le grand Charles Aznavour en concert au Royal Albert Hall: 105 more words
French artists Ella & Pitr in the town of Klepp have created the world’s largest mural in Norway, entitled Lilith & Olaf. The mural covers the majority of the 21,000 square meters of the roof of the Block Berge Bygg building. 38 more words
French painter and lithographer Ignace Henri Jean Théodore Fantin-Latour was born on 14th January, 1836 in Grenoble, Isère, France. The son of an artist, young Henri took drawing lessons from his father before entering the… 220 more words