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...
Auguste Burdeau
Auguste-Laurent Burdeau (10 September 1851 – 12 December 1894) was a French politician.He was the son of a laborer at Lyon. Forced from childhood to earn his own living, he was enabled to secure an ed...
Auguste Burdeau - Wikipedia
Paul Deschanel
Paul Eugène Louis Deschanel ([pɔl deʃanɛl]; 13 February 1855, Schaerbeek – 28 April 1922) was a French statesman. He served as President of France from 18 February to 21 September 1920.
Paul Desch...
Paul Deschanel - Wikipedia
Édouard Biot
Édouard Constant Biot ([bjo]; July 2, 1803 – March 12, 1850) was a French engineer and Sinologist. As an engineer, he participated in the construction of the second line of French railway betwe...
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...
Pierre Bonnard - Wikipedia
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 ...
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 ...
Laurent Wauquiez - Wikipedia
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...
Victor Hugo - Wikipedia
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...
Jean-Louis Lefebvre de Cheverus - Wikipedia
Louis Poinsot
Louis Poinsot (1777–1859) was a French mathematician and physicist. Poinsot was the inventor of geometrical mechanics, showing how a system of forces acting on a rigid body could be resolved into a s...
Louis Poinsot - Wikipedia
Alain Juppé
Alain Marie Juppé ([alɛ̃ ʒype]; born 15 August 1945) is a French politician who was President of the political party Union for a Popular Movement from 2002 to 2004. He served as the Minister of Foreig...
Alain Juppé - Wikipedia
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...
Laurent Lafforgue - Wikipedia
Maurice Couve de Murville
Maurice Couve de Murville ([moʁis kuv də myʁvil]; 24 January 1907 – 24 December 1999) was a French diplomat and politician who was Minister of Foreign Affairs from 1958 to 1968 and Prime Minister from...
Maurice Couve de Murville - Wikipedia
Louis Massignon
Louis Massignon (25 July 1883 – 31 October 1962) was a Catholic scholar of Islam and a pioneer of Catholic- Muslim mutual understanding. He was an influential figure in the twentieth century with rega...