Latest News for: French-paintings


An Honorary Duckmaster's guide to Memphis must-dos

Toronto Sun 18 May 2024
The two-storey room features large mirrors and paintings of French masquerades (Fun fact. The faces in the paintings are members of the Belz family, which owns The Peabody).Advertisement 13.

Artist Draws Giant Lighthouse And Child fresco To Show Migrants' Plight

News18 17 May 2024
Swiss-French artist, SAYPE has used eco-friendly paint to create a giant fresco meant to draw attention to the plight of migrants crossing the ...

French police shoot, kill armed man

Taipei Times 17 May 2024
French police ... Red hand graffiti was painted onto France’s Holocaust Memorial earlier this week, prompted anger including from French President Emmanuel Macron, who condemned “odious anti-Semitism.”.

Monet painting fetches $35 million at New York auction

RTE 16 May 2024
A Monet painting has sold for nearly $35 million (€32m) at auction, Sotheby's said, marking a solid start to New York's spring art sales ... It was painted by the French impressionist in 1893.

Step up your outdoor grilling this summer: Beer can chicken is back

The Trentonian 16 May 2024
I can’t imagine a French or an Italian chef conceiving of it ... I have a degree in French literature, which is sort of an odd background for barbecue, but sort of works.

Review: Elisabeth Moss stars as a spy gone rogue in FX's thriller 'The Veil'

The Day 16 May 2024
"Even though we're lying to each other, I feel like I've been more honest with her than most people," Imogen will tell French agent Malik Amar (Dali Benssalah), her contact and more-or-less boyfriend, in regard to Adilah.

Why is Fyodor Chaliapin wearing a stolen fur coat in the portrait by Boris Kustodiev?

Russia Beyond 15 May 2024
He agreed and suggested, without wasting time, to paint a portrait of Chaliapin in the clothes he was wearing at that moment ... let the artist paint him in this nationalized fur coat, but with his favorite French bulldog ‘Royka’ at his feet.

France: Paris Holocaust memorial vandalized with 'blood-red hands'

Beijing News 15 May 2024
A Paris Holocaust memorial for the French people was vandalised with painted red hands, pointing towards the rise of anti-semitic sentiments in the European nation, according to The Jerusalem Post.

How Queen Victoria and Prince Albert were strong feminists: Royal couple supported female artists...

The Daily Mail 15 May 2024
The attack by the Royal Scots Greys cavalry regiment on the French 45th infantry was immortalised in this famous painting of 1881 by Lady Elizabeth Butler. Butler was one of the few female painters to achieve fame for history paintings.

‘Breasts are a serious political problem’: one woman’s quest to reclaim her chest

The Observer 15 May 2024
‘The first cultural evidence of breasts being eroticised is in French Renaissance painting’ … A Lady in Her Bath (Diane de Poitiers?) by François Clouet, c1571.

Analyst or Moralist?

Quillette 15 May 2024
Is there no such thing as transcendent beauty? Bourdieu is French, and French culture is somewhat constrained by the académies, but France has produced wonderful music, literature, painting, ...

The Art of Survival

The Atlantic 15 May 2024
At one point, she hallucinated a menacing French child named George.) Her paintings from Sloan Kettering have a visceral, fantastical quality, usually featuring some colorful mix of animals and her ravaged body threaded with tubes.

Paris Holocaust Memorial Vandalized With Blood-Red Handprints on Anniversary of Nazi Roundup

The Algemeiner 14 May 2024
A Holocaust memorial in Paris was defaced on Tuesday with painted blood-red hands in what French authorities and Jewish leaders described as a “hateful rallying cry against Jews.”.

Ryanair Soon to Connect Budapest with the City of The Beatles

Hungary Today 14 May 2024
Located in a spectacular red-brick building at the University of Liverpool, the museum, includes large collections of sculptures and ceramics, along with an impressive array of paintings.

Kylian Mbappé's relationship with PSG ending on a sour note after starting amid fanfare

Newsday 13 May 2024
A giant painting depicting PSG's Kylian Mbappe is displayed before the French League One soccer match between Paris Saint-Germain and Toulouse at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris, Sunday, May 12, 2024.