Latest News for: French-paintings


‘Eaten alive by my own art’

Albuquerque Journal 16 May 2021
“Hitting The Wall,” 32×24 inches, painted three-dimensional relief on panels by Dennis Larkins ... By day, he would paint flowery Rococo opera sets à la the French artist Fragonard; at night, he’d be creating the sets for the Rolling Stone’s American “Steel Wheels” tour in 1989 ... He started painting three-dimensional landscapes.

$100 million club: Picasso's most expensive paintings

Independent online (SA) 15 May 2021
"The Women of Algiers (Version O)" was painted in 1955 ... The world record holder until 'Women of Algiers' went under the hammer, this canvas of Picasso's young reclining lover Marie-Therese Walter -- whose French title is the more evocative 'Nude on the Sculptor's Tray' -- was painted in 1932.

The True Victory of Holy Devotion: ‘The Martyrdom of St. Denis’

The Epoch Times 15 May 2021
I came across a painting by the 19-century French academic painter Léon Bonnat titled “The Martyrdom of St. Denis.” At my first glance, this painting was a gruesome representation of a beheading.

Charles to ‘open up palaces for the public’ when he becomes king – report

AOL 15 May 2021
From May to September, small guided tours of the palace will begin, featuring many of its magnificent State Rooms, furnished with treasures of the Royal Collection, including paintings by Franz Xaver Winterhalter, Sevres porcelain and what is said to be some of the finest English and French furniture in the world ... .

‘Search Party’ Co-Creator Michael Showalter Seeks Studio City Buyer

The Hollywood Reporter 15 May 2021
Related Stories. General News 'Search Party' Season 3. TV Review ... A small but proper entrance hall leads to an open-concept combination living and dining area, the former with a fireplace and French doors that allow for an easy-breezy transition to the backyard ... Painted a trendy battleship grey, the separate den has French doors to the yard ... .

Set menu to celebrate French GourMay

Shenzhen Daily 14 May 2021
The main courses of roasted barbary duck breast with fig carpaccio, poached fig, parsnip puree and port wine jus evokes a classic French country impressionist painting, while prawns with smoked arctic char, scallop and salmon incorporates sauerkraut, squid ink and white beurre ...

Édouard Manet and modern beauty: prettier, more frivolous and gallant

The Art Newspaper 14 May 2021
The book is a significant work of scholarship, comprising seven serious art-historical essays, an analysis of the Getty’s 1882 painting Jeanne, ou Le Printemps, and a selection of Manet’s letters in French and in English translation ... • Michèle Hannoosh is the Professor of French at the University of Michigan.

$100 million club: Picasso's most expensive paintingsThis ranking does not include private sales, the amounts ...

Deccan Herald 14 May 2021
The Women of Algiers (Version O) was painted in 1955 ... The world record holder until Women of Algiers went under the hammer, this canvas of Picasso's young reclining lover Marie-Therese Walter -- whose French title is the more evocative Nude on the Sculptor's Tray -- was painted in 1932 ... paintings.

Eileen Agar’s seaside surrealism and Thomas Becket’s lost medieval Britain – the week in art

The Observer 14 May 2021
Wildly subversive star of postwar French art whose concept of art brut – raw art – is suddenly urgent again in our age of authenticity ... ‘I’m teaching the French how to paint Normandy!’ ... Eileen Agar’s singular collages, sculptures and paintings reveal a reluctant surrealist.

Best art exhibitions to visit in London and across the UK

The Daily Telegraph 13 May 2021
The first major British show in more than half a century for the provocative post-war French artist, who attacked conventional ideals of beauty, and mixed paint with pebbles, coal dust, and shards of glass ... The French sculptor is associated with bronzes and marbles, but this show ...

Monet painting surpasses $70 million in New York auction

La Prensa Latina 13 May 2021
Le Bassin Aux Nymphéas,” painted between 1917 and 1919 by the French master, is considered one of the most exceptional paintings by Monet to hit the market in recent history, and had been given a value of about $40 million, a figure that was surpassed in the third bid.

‘Driven to Abstraction’ brings eclectic work of 9 Northern Colorado creatives to Artworks

The Tribune Greeley 13 May 2021
An in-progress painting by Bob Coonts for his “Bull” series ... “Both of the larger pieces are transformed paintings, meaning they used to be paintings that weren’t giving me happiness so I painted over all or part of them ... Pollack was known for his technique of pouring or splashing liquid household paint onto a horizontal surface.

Gallery talk with Teo Nguyen: Seeing the vast Midwest through the eyes of an immigrant ...

MinnPost 13 May 2021
Except this is a photorealistic, meticulously detailed painting. A really large painting – 7 feet long, nearly 4 feet high ... Acrylic on vellum, permanently mounted to aluminum, pristinely framed in white-painted wood ... All 18 paintings in “Eclogue” were created in 2020 and 2021 ... Do you always paint on vellum? ... Why are your paintings so big? ... And French.

No expense spared in modernised Shelbourne three-bed for €1.3m

The Irish Times 13 May 2021
The mint green front door opens into a front hall which, like the two reception rooms on the right, has a whalebone (slightly wider planks than herringbone) oak parquet floor; walls are painted Farrow & Ball French grey and Charleston grey.

Blenheim Palace will call their Indian Room the Summer Terrace Room in new Churchill exhibition ...

The Daily Mail 13 May 2021
Pictured. A mural on the wall in the room ... Advertisement ... She added ... 'The Indian Room, is so named due to the hand-painted 19th century French wallpaper depicting a stylised tiger hunt, and is part of a series of rooms which have been called the Summer Terraces and now host the new and vastly improved Winston Churchill exhibition ... It added ... Pictured ... .