Pierre Bonnard
La Sala Recoletos de Fundación Mapfre acoge una retrospectiva dedicada a Pierre Bonnard (1867-1947), una figura decisiva en torno al nacimiento del arte moderno y, a la vez, un artista cuya producción...
Edgar Degas - Filmed Walking Down a Paris Street (1915)
This is unique film of the Impressionist painter Edgar Degas captured walking down a street in Paris in 1915. Enjoy!
25 Years After Art Heist, Empty Frames Still Hang In Boston's Gardner Museum
That robbery — which included the loss of three Rembrandts, a Vermeer, a Manet and sketches by Degas — has haunted Boston, law enforcement and the art world ever since. Boston Globe reporter Stephen K...
Pierre Bonnard
Pierre Bonnard (October 3, 1867 -- January 23, 1947) was a French painter and printmaker, a founding member of Les Nabis. He was born in Fontenay-aux-Roses. ...
Eugène Delacroix
The works of Ferdinand Victor Eugène Delacroix, French romantic painter and the music of Frédéric Chopin.
Edgar Degas
more informations: http://digitalrainbowproductions.weebly.com/edgard-degas.html website: http://digitalrainbowproductions.weebly.com a slideshow about degas...
Guy La Chambre
Guy La Chambre (5 June 1898, in Paris – 24 May 1975) was a French politician.He was born into a prosperous family with roots in Brittany. His father, Charles La Chambre served in the Chamber of ...
Michel Chasles
Michel Floréal Chasles (15 November 1793 – 18 December 1880) was a French mathematician.He was born at Épernon in France and studied at the École Polytechnique in Paris under Siméon Denis Poisson. In ...
Pierre Bonnard
Pierre Bonnard ([bɔnaʁ]; 3 October 1867 – 23 January 1947) was a French painter and printmaker, as well as a founding member of the Post-Impressionist group of avant-garde painters Les Nabis. B...
Gérard Granel
Gérard Granel ([gʁanɛl]; 1930 – November 10, 2000) was a French philosopher and translator.
Born in Paris, Granel attended the lycée Louis-le-Grand and the courses of Michel Alexandre, Jean ...
Jacqueline de Romilly
Jacqueline Worms de Romilly ([ʁɔmiji]; née David, 26 March 1913 – 18 December 2010) was a Franco-Greek philologist, classical scholar and fiction writer. Because she was of Jewish ancestry, the Vichy ...
Cameroun
Cameroun was a French and British mandate territory in central Africa, now constituting the majority of the territory of the Republic of Cameroon.The area of present-day Cameroon was integrated to ...
Abel-François Villemain
Abel-François Villemain (9 June 1790 – 8 May 1870) was a French politician and writer.
Villemain was born in Paris and educated at the Lycée Louis-le-Grand. He became assistant master at the Lycée...
Laurent Wauquiez
Laurent Wauquiez (born 12 April 1975 in Lyon) is a French politician and was the Secretary of State for European Affairs under the Foreign and European Affairs Minister, Alain Juppé.He was previously ...
Victor Hugo
Victor Marie Hugo (/ˈhjuːɡoʊ/; [viktɔʁ maʁi yɡo]; 26 February 1802 – 22 May 1885) was a French poet, novelist, and dramatist of the Romantic movement. He is considered one of the greatest and best kno...
Galois theory
In mathematics, more specifically in abstract algebra, Galois theory, named after Évariste Galois, provides a connection between field theory and group theory. Using Galois theory, certain problems in...
Camille Desmoulins
Lucie Simplice Camille Benoît Desmoulins ([kamij demulɛ̃]; 2 March 1760 – 5 April 1794) was a journalist and politician who played an important role in the French Revolution. He was a childhood frien...
Jean-Louis Lefebvre de Cheverus
Jean-Louis Anne Madelain Lefebvre de Cheverus (also known as John Cheverus) (January 28, 1768 – July 19, 1836), French archbishop and later cardinal, was the first Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese...
Don Quichotte chez la Duchesse
Don Quichotte chez la Duchesse (Don Quixote at the Duchess') is a "comic ballet" (comédie lyrique) by the French baroque composer Joseph Bodin de Boismortier. Although it is described as a ballet, it ...
Laurent Lafforgue
Laurent Lafforgue ([lafɔʁɡ]; born 6 November 1966) is a French mathematician. He has made outstanding contributions to Langlands' program in the fields of number theory and analysis, and in particular...
Urbain Le Verrier
Urbain Jean Joseph Le Verrier ([yʁbɛ̃ ʒɑ̃ ʒɔzɛf lə vɛʁje]; 11 March 1811 – 23 September 1877) was a French mathematician who specialized in celestial mechanics and is best known for predicting the exi...