Tag Archives: Berthe Morisot

À votre choix

I’m not quite sure what day I’ll arrive in Paris this summer and when I’ll have to leave, but my thoughts are there already. I try to take in as many museum exhibits as I can, so I thought I’d … Continue reading

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Tomber dans l’oubli

Jean-Honoré Fragonard was born on April 5, 1732. His talent was spotted when he was 18 by Francois Boucher who handed him off to the great still-life painter Jean-Baptiste-Siméon Chardin for training. After learning about painting light from Chardin, he … Continue reading

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Cherchez la femme

Berthe Morisot (January 14, 1841 – March 2, 1895) was one two only two women associated with the Impressionist movement. She was a student of both Camille Corot and Eduard Manet; she later married Manet’s brother Eugène. She was no … Continue reading

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