7.10.17

Madeleine LEMAIRE A Young Beauty


Madeleine Lemaire, nom d'artiste de Jeanne Magdelaine Colle (1854-1928) est une artiste peintre et aquarelliste française de genre académique.

Madeleine Lemaire (1845–1928) was a French painter specialized in elegant genre works, and flowers. Robert de Montesquiou said she was The Empress of the Roses. She introduced Marcel Proust and Reynaldo Hahn to the Parisian salons of the aristocracy. She herself held a salon where she received high society in her hôtel particulier on the Rue de Monceau.

6.10.17

Madeleine LEMAIRE Fairies


Madeleine Lemaire, nom d'artiste de Jeanne Magdelaine Colle (1854-1928) est une artiste peintre et aquarelliste française de genre académique.

Madeleine Lemaire (1845–1928) was a French painter specialized in elegant genre works, and flowers. Robert de Montesquiou said she was The Empress of the Roses. She introduced Marcel Proust and Reynaldo Hahn to the Parisian salons of the aristocracy. She herself held a salon where she received high society in her hôtel particulier on the Rue de Monceau.

1.10.17

Gustave COURBET Deer in the Forest 1868


Gustave Courbet (1819-1877) est un peintre et sculpteur français, chef de file du courant réaliste.

Gustave Courbet (1819-1877) was a French painter who led the Realism movement in 19th-century French painting. Committed to painting only what he could see, he rejected academic convention and the Romanticism of the previous generation of visual artists. His independence set an example that was important to later artists, such as the Impressionists and the Cubists. Courbet occupies an important place in 19th-century French painting as an innovator and as an artist willing to make bold social statements through his work.

19.9.17

Louis VALTAT



Louis Valtat (1869-1952) est un peintre et graveur français.

Louis Valtat (1869-1952) was a French painter and printmaker associated with the Fauves ("the wild beasts", so named for their wild use of color), who first exhibited together in 1905 at the Salon d'Automne. He is noted as a key figure in the stylistic transition in painting from Monet to Matisse.

11.9.17

Marc CHAGALL


Marc Chagall, né Moïche Zakharovitch Chagalov (1887-1985) est un peintre et graveur né en Biélorussie (alors intégrée à l'Empire russe), naturalisé français en 1937. Il est l'un des plus célèbres artistes installés en France au 20e siècle, avec Pablo Picasso. 

Marc Chagall (1887-1985) was a Russian-French artist of Belarusian Jewish origin. An early modernist, he was associated with several major artistic styles and created works in virtually every artistic format, including painting, book illustrations, stained glass, stage sets, ceramic, tapestries and fine art prints.

6.9.17

Elisabeth SONREL - Young Girl in Yellow


Elisabeth Sonrel (1874-1953) est une artiste peintre et illustratrice française de style Art nouveau.

Elisabeth Sonrel (1874-1953) was a French painter and illustrator in the Art Nouveau style. Her works included allegorical subjects, mysticism and symbolism, portraits and landscapes.

4.9.17

Elisabeth SONREL Cordelia


Elisabeth Sonrel (1874-1953) est une artiste peintre et illustratrice française de style Art nouveau.

Elisabeth Sonrel (1874-1953) was a French painter and illustrator in the Art Nouveau style. Her works included allegorical subjects, mysticism and symbolism, portraits and landscapes.

27.8.17

Suzanne VALADON Portrait of Raminou the Cat


Suzanne Valadon, pseudonyme de Marie-Clémentine Valadon (1865-1938) est une artiste peintre française. Elle est la mère du peintre Maurice Utrillo.

Suzanne Valadon (1865-1938) was a French painter and artists' model who was born Marie-Clémentine Valadon. In 1894, Valadon became the first woman painter admitted to the Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts. She was also the mother of painter Maurice Utrillo. The subjects of her drawings and paintings included mostly female nudes, female portraits, still lifes, and landscapes. She never attended the academy and was never confined within a tradition. Valadon spent nearly 40 years of her life as an artist.

17.8.17

Edouard ROSSET-GRANGER The Sleepwalker 1897


Édouard Rosset-Granger (1853-1934) est un peintre et illustrateur français.

Édouard Rosset-Granger (1853-1934) was a French genre and portrait painter who adopted the academic style.