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Faire le pont

French painter Paul Cézanne was born January 19, 1839. He was the artistic bridge between the Impressionists of the late 19th century and the Cubists of the early 20th century.  When he moved to Paris from Aix-en-Provence, he attended law … Continue reading

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Mener grand train

December 9, 2011 marks the  25th birthday of the Musée d’Orsay, one of my favorite Paris museums. Just as the Louvre was transformed from palace to museum, the d’Orsay was transformed from a train station to a major museum. The d’Orsay train station … Continue reading

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