Tag: IMPRESSIONISM

Les danseuses

An impressionistic photo tribute to the Edgar Degas paintings of dancers Dancers are from the "Kolbe school" (Ritmica Kolbe) of Palmi (Reggio Calabria, Italy). They were performin in front of a large reproduction of a Degas painting. Posted by >Osvaldo_Zoom on 2008-02-24 18:03:52

Vincent Van Gogh, Church at Auvers

Vincent Van Gogh (1853-1890), L’église d’Auvers, 1890, oil on canvas, 74 x 94 cm, Musée d’Orsay Church at Auvers After his release from the Saint-Paul Asylum near Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, Vincent Van Gogh settled in Auvers-sur-Oise, a village in the outskirts of Paris. His younger brother Théo, concerned with his health, incited him to see the Doctor…

Tribute to Edgar Degas

I’ve spent last weekend in Naples in the Sansevero Degas Hotel, in the same ancient building where the great painter Edgar Degas lived for many years with his family. This photo is a tribute to Degas (and to the beautiful NAPOLI in a difficoult moment for its people…) (Explore photos taken with the PowerShot G7)…

Paul Gauguin (French, 1848-1903) Why Are You Angry? (No Te Aha Oe Riri), 1896 – Detail

From www.artic.edu/artexplorer/search.php?tab=2&resource=207: An introduction to Gauguin’s intriguing painting of Tahitian women in front of a thatched house. Just like its title, the painting leaves the viewer with questions. Why Are You Angry? (No Te Aha Oe Riri) is one of six large canvases of identical dimensions that Paul Gauguin painted during the first months of…