The great unhappy painter: Henri de Toulouse-Lautre

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec is a French painter, born November 24, 1864 and died September 9, 1901. Son of a couple of cousins, he was the victim – at the age of 10 – of a genetic disease ( pycnodysostosis). After 4 years, with fragile bones, he suffered a severe fall which caused stunting in his … Lire la suite The great unhappy painter: Henri de Toulouse-Lautre

One of the pioneers of modern art: Andre DERAIN

ART and DESIGN Great painting artists André DERAIN André Derain is a French painter, born June 10, 1880 in Yvelines and died September 8, 1954 in Hauts-de-Seine. He is also a set painter, engraver, sculptor and writer.André Derain is known as the pioneer of a new style of art: Fauvism.From before the First World War, … Lire la suite One of the pioneers of modern art: Andre DERAIN

Great painter not well known: Léon Delachaux

ART and DESIGN Great painting artists Léon Delachaux Léon Delachaux is a painter born in 1850 in the Doubs (French department on the borders with Switzerland). He had 3 nationalities: Swiss, American then French.He began as an engraver on precious metals, then jewelry (in the United States), before starting painting training.He returned to France in … Lire la suite Great painter not well known: Léon Delachaux

Firmin-Girard: The artist of the smallest details

ART and DESIGN Great painting artists François-Marie Firmin-Girard François-Marie Firmin-Girard, is a French painter, born May 29, 1838 in Poncin and died January 8, 1921 in Montluçon He undertakes the classic course to become a painter: He follows the teaching of the Imperial School of Drawing, before joining, at the age of 16, the Gleyre … Lire la suite Firmin-Girard: The artist of the smallest details

Today, an unknown painter has been dead for 121 years: Paul-Désiré Trouillebert

ART and DESIGN Great painting artists Paul-Désiré Trouillebert Today (June 29), this unknown painter has been dead for 121 years Paul Désiré Trouillebert, French painter who died in Paris on June 28, 1900 at the age of 71. He studied at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris.Trouillebert was a Corotian-inspired landscape painter who painted landscapes … Lire la suite Today, an unknown painter has been dead for 121 years: Paul-Désiré Trouillebert

The painter of happiness and romanticism: François BOUCHER

ART and DESIGN Great painting artists François BOUCHER François Boucher, born September 29, 1703 in Paris where he died May 30, 1770, is a French painter.Boucher is the best representative of the « rococo style »(the « rococo style » is characterized by: The fantasy of curved and asymmetrical lines, the use of light colors, the patterns mixing flowers, … Lire la suite The painter of happiness and romanticism: François BOUCHER