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C’est dans le besoin qu’on reconnaît ses amis

French Impressionist painter Jean Frédéric Bazille was born on December 6, 1841. His wealthy family lived in Montpellier, in the south of France. He was inspired to pursue painting after seeing Eugène Delacroix’s work, but his family wasn’t too supportive. … Continue reading

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En plein air

Last weekend, the nation’s oldest art show took place in Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia. This twice-a-year event started in 1932 and we always enjoy strolling around the over 100 booths of fine art. We discovered a new exhibitor, Jon Smith, from Florida. Many of his … Continue reading

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