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Arts Everyday Living: Impressionist Comrades in Art---Renoir's Tribute to Bazille

Arts Everyday Living: Impressionist Comrades in Art—Renoir’s Tribute to Bazille

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.         IMPRESSIONIST COMRADES IN ART RENOIR’S TRIBUTE TO BAZILLE     ….that pure-hearted gentle knight. Pierre-Auguste Renoir about Frederic Bazille In 1867, French Impressionists Frederic Bazille (1841-1870) and Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) were sharing a studio in Paris where the latter artist immortalized his […]

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Hans Olde, Winter in Seekamp, 1895, oil on canvas, Museumberg Flensburg, Germany

Arts Everyday Living: Through an Impressionist’s Eyes—Day After the Winter Storm

THROUGH AN IMPRESSIONIST’S EYES DAY AFTER THE WINTER STORM   When it snows, shovel or make snow angels. Author Unknown When Hans Olde (1855-1917) was studying painting in Paris in the late nineteenth century, he soon became an enthusiastic follower of the Impressionist style; when he returned to his native Germany, he continued his career […]

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Arts Everyday Living: A Russian Impressionist’s Garden—Jewel of the Black Sea Coast

A RUSSIAN IMPRESSIONIST’S GARDEN JEWEL OF THE BLACK SEA COAST   A garden isn’t meant to be useful.  It’s a joy. Margaret Rumer Godden By the time Russian artist Konstantin Korovin (1861-1939) visited Paris in 1885 for the first time, Impressionism was already becoming an international movement. He quickly adopted the then radical style which […]

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