The World of Art

Artists, Architecture and Museums in France , Page 2

Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, The ArtistsPortrait of Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres

Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres

Guardian of the old ways

1780 – 1867
Jean-Baptiste Camille Corot, The ArtistsPortrait of Jean-Baptiste Camille Corot

Jean-Baptiste Camille Corot

Nudes teach you everything you need to know (to paint landscapes)

1796 – 1875
Jean-Baptiste-Siméon Chardin, The ArtistsPortrait of Jean-Baptiste-Siméon Chardin

Jean-Baptiste-Siméon Chardin

1699 – 1779
Jean-François Millet, The ArtistsPortrait of Jean-François Millet

Jean-François Millet

A peasant I was born, and a peasant I will die

1814 – 1875
Jean-Honoré Fragonard, The ArtistsPortrait of Jean-Honoré Fragonard

Jean-Honoré Fragonard

Young and hot forever

1732 – 1806
Jean-Léon Gérôme, The ArtistsPortrait of Jean-Léon Gérôme

Jean-Léon Gérôme

A merciless teacher trains 2000 young artists

1824 – 1904
Joseph Ducreux, The ArtistsPortrait of Joseph Ducreux

Joseph Ducreux

International diplomat to meme-lord

1735 – 1802
Louis Jacques Mandé Daguerre, The ArtistsPortrait of Louis Jacques Mandé Daguerre

Louis Jacques Mandé Daguerre

Visionary promoter of photography

1787 – 1851
Louise Moillon, The ArtistsPortrait of Louise Moillon

Louise Moillon

Subtle, sultry peaches

1610 – 1696
Madeleine Lemaire, The Artists

Madeleine Lemaire

1845 – 1928
Marcel Duchamp, The ArtistsPortrait of Marcel Duchamp

Marcel Duchamp

Giving art a cheerful middle finger

1887 – 1968
Marguerite Gérard, The ArtistsPortrait of Marguerite Gérard

Marguerite Gérard

1761 – 1837
Marianne Loir, The Artists

Marianne Loir

1715 – 1769
Marie Bracquemond, The ArtistsPortrait of Marie Bracquemond

Marie Bracquemond

An impressionist's legacy buried by abuse

1840 – 1916
Marie Laurencin, The ArtistsPortrait of Marie Laurencin

Marie Laurencin

Cubist Feminist

1883 – 1956
Marie Raymond, The ArtistsPortrait of Marie Raymond

Marie Raymond

1908 – 1988
Maurice Denis, The ArtistsPortrait of Maurice Denis

Maurice Denis

Art as prophesy

1870 – 1943
Nicéphore Niépce, The ArtistsPortrait of Nicéphore Niépce

Nicéphore Niépce

The inventor of Photography

1765 – 1833
Odilon Redon, The ArtistsPortrait of Odilon Redon

Odilon Redon

The faces we see in our dreams

1840 – 1916
Paul Cézanne, The ArtistsPortrait of Paul Cézanne

Paul Cézanne

A lifelong struggle to capture the intensity of life

1839 – 1906
Paul Gauguin, The ArtistsPortrait of Paul Gauguin

Paul Gauguin

In search of a lost paradise

1848 – 1903
Paul Sérusier, The ArtistsPortrait of Paul Sérusier

Paul Sérusier

1864 – 1927
Paul Signac, The ArtistsPortrait of Paul Signac

Paul Signac

1863 – 1935
Pierre Bonnard, The ArtistsPortrait of Pierre Bonnard

Pierre Bonnard

All in with color

1867 – 1947
Pierre Puvis de Chavannes, The ArtistsPortrait of Pierre Puvis de Chavannes

Pierre Puvis de Chavannes

The Forgotten Master

1824 – 1898
Pierre-Auguste Renoir, The ArtistsPortrait of Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Pierre-Auguste Renoir

A self-taught painter struggles through poverty and war

1841 – 1919
Rosa Bonheur, The ArtistsPortrait of Rosa Bonheur

Rosa Bonheur

Love animals, wear pants, live without compromise

1822 – 1899
Sarah Bernhardt, The ArtistsPortrait of Sarah Bernhardt

Sarah Bernhardt

Actress on stage and screen moonlights as a sculptor

1844 – 1923
Suzanne Valadon, The ArtistsPortrait of Suzanne Valadon

Suzanne Valadon

Provocative model becomes a transgressive artist

1865 – 1938
Théodore Géricault, The ArtistsPortrait of Théodore Géricault

Théodore Géricault

Bigger is better

1798 – 1863
Théodore Rousseau, The Artists

Théodore Rousseau

The blasted landscapes of bad luck

1812 – 1867
Trophime Bigot, The Artists

Trophime Bigot

Candle Master

1579 – 1650
William-Adolphe Bouguereau, The ArtistsPortrait of William-Adolphe Bouguereau

William-Adolphe Bouguereau

Creating beauty by the rules

1825 – 1905
Yves Tanguy, The ArtistsPortrait of Yves Tanguy

Yves Tanguy

1900 – 1955

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