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Ne pas pouvoir voir quelqu’un en peinture

French Impressionist painter Claude Monet was born on November 14, 1840. It was one of his paintings, Impression, Sunrise that gave the movement its name. A native of Le Havre, Monet developed his penchant for painting outdoors from his friend … Continue reading

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Se bercer de rêves

Recently, I featured a Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History slideshow about the evolution of the cocktail dress. There is another excellent slideshow that features Haute Couture. All but the last designer in the fifteen slide series is French. As for … Continue reading

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La belle histoire !

As Fashion Week in New York draws to a close, you may be looking for another sartorial fix. Look no farther than the Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History Dressing for the Cocktail Hour. You’ll notice that almost all of the featured … Continue reading

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