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Arts Everyday Living: Toulouse-Lautrec—Artistic Companion of the Week—Fast Facts

Click on the works of art and photos to ENLARGE and ENHANCE them.   This week I’ll be spotlighting artistic companion of the week, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, the Moulin Rouge’s premiere artist-in-residence.  (Coming Wednesday: More Nights in Paris.)     BORN:   November 24, 1864, Hotel du Bosc, Albi in southern France DIED:    September 9, 1901, […]

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Arts Everyday Living: Redon---A New Interpretation

Arts Everyday Living: Redon—A New Interpretation

Click on Sita to enhance the work of art.   “A title is justified only when it is vague, indeterminate and when it aims even confusedly at the equivocal. MY WORKS INSPIRE AND DO NOT OFFER EXPLANATIONS. They resolve nothing. They place us, just as music does, in the ambiguous world of the indeterminate.”* Odilon […]

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Arts Everyday Living: Vincent Van Gogh—Artistic Companion of the Week—Fast Facts

PLEASE click on the paintings and photographs to ENLARGE them. The Artistic Companion of the Week is the legendary Vincent van Gogh.  I’ve provided a summary of his biography and a “teaser” of his works of art for today’s blog.  Coming Wednesday: Portrait of a Friendship.   Born:   March 30, 1853, Zundert, Netherlands. Died:   July […]

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