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The End of an Earache


Well, residencies have a lifespan and I’m afraid we’re losing our lovely dog Weekly Wednesday. He’s heading for that great jazz gig in the sky, where all the musicians are glum because God’s girlfriend is a singer – … 202 more words

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Henri Toulouse-Lautrec's Slow Cooked Creamy Mushrooms | Champignons a la Creme

Henri Toulouse-Latrec was a fabulous cook, loving to feed friends in great numbers. His style was to use local, cheap produce, wine, and long slow cooking. 327 more words


Belgian Endive (Witlof) Cooked in its Own Juice with Butter | Endives au Jus

This is not a pretty dish. There, I have said it. But the soft, melting buttery endives sure make up for the lower visual appeal. 384 more words


Tap and tap - At the Moulin Rouge, The Dance by Toulouse-Lautrec

Music resonates across the ballroom of the café surrounded by soft brown and green coloured leaves covering the windows, hiding the space from the hostility of the city. 224 more words


Parisian Poster Art: Cheret, Mucha and Toulouse-Lautrec

In industrialised nations the Industrial Revolution created a new middle class, one with a surplus of leisure time and expendable income. In France this economic growth coincided with a period of peace and frivolity known as Belle Époque (Beautiful Era). 849 more words


Prints in Paris 1900

(Image: Felix Vallotton, La Raison Probante (Intimacies) (1897-8), woodcut

Fleur Roos Rosa de Carvalho, Prints in Paris 1900. From Elite to the Street, Van Gogh Museum/Mercatorfonds, hardback, 192pp, 200 col. 1,920 more words

Book Review

Blackpaint 589 - Pablo, Vanessa, JP and John

Picasso Musee, Barcelona

Mainly early paintings and drawings.  His dad was a drawing professor, apparently.  Early stuff amazing for a youngster; the head in the drawing below the only error I could see, apart from dodgy legs on a bearded man on the end wall.   738 more words

Painting, Traditional, Modern And Abstract, Conceptual Art