Vincent van Gogh

(1853–1890) Works:   Portrait of Vincent van Gogh, Grandfather 1881 Drawing on paper Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam     The Potato Eaters 1885 Oil on canvas, 82 x 114 cm Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam     The Potato Eaters 1885 Oil on…

1869

  Rulers: • Andrew Johnson, 17th President of the United States (1865-1869) • Ludwig II, King of Bavaria (1864-1886) • Ulysses S. Grant, 18th President of the United States (1869-1877) • Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1837-1901) Events: • Folies Bergère established in Paris. Births: • Hoschedé, Jacques (1869-1941) • Matisse, Henri (1869-1954)…

Folies Bergère (Paris)

Folies Bergère Established: 1869 Location: 32 rue Richer, 9e arrondissement de Paris Website: www.foliesbergere.com     Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) Un bar aux Folies Bergère 1882 Oil on canvas, 96 x 130 cm Courtauld Institute Galleries, London     See also: • Theatres  

1882

  Rulers: • Chester Alan Arthur, 21st President of the United States (1881-1885) • Ludwig II, King of Bavaria (1864-1886) • Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1837-1901) • Victoria, Empress of India (1876-1901) Events: • Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) receives the Légion d’honneur. • Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek established in Copenhagen. Births: • Boccioni, Umberto (1882-1916) • Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Literature:…

Un bar aux Folies Bergère (1882)

Manet, Édouard (1832–1883) Un bar aux Folies Bergère (A Bar at the Folies-Bergeres) 1882 Oil on canvas, 96 x 130 cm Courtauld Institute Galleries, London   See also: • Folies Bergère (Paris)  

1883

  Rulers: • Chester Alan Arthur, 21st President of the United States (1881-1885) • Ludwig II, King of Bavaria (1864-1886) • Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1837-1901) • Victoria, Empress of India (1876-1901) Events: • Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Antica established in Palazzo Corsini, Rome. • Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea established in…

1832

Rulers: • Andrew Jackson, 7th President of the United States (1829-1837) Births: • Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) • Proust, Antonin (1832-1905)  

1932

  Rulers: • Herbert Hoover, 31st President of the United States (1929-1933) Events: • Courtauld Institute of Art established in London. • Paimio Sanatorium completed in Paimio. • Pinacoteca Vaticana founded in Vatican City. • Taft Museum of Art opened in Cincinnati. Births: • Aimée, Anouk (1932) • Cassel, Jean-Pierre (1932-2007) • Griem, Helmut (1932-2004) • Laurie,…

London (England)

  Areas, Boroughs and Districts: • Brixton • Chelsea • Dulwich • Islington • Sutton • Wapping • Westminster Museums: • British Museum: Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DG • Buckingham Palace: London, SW1A 1AA • Courtauld Institute of Art (University of London) • Dulwich Picture Gallery: College Rd, Greater London SE21 7AD…

Courtauld Institute of Art

Established: 1932 Location: London, Campus Urban Affiliations: University of London Website: www.courtauld.ac.uk Collection: • Botticelli, Sandro (c.1445-1510): Pala delle Convertite (1491-1494) • Bruegel the Elder, Pieter (c.1525-1569): Christ and the Woman Taken in Adultery (1565) • Bruegel the Elder, Pieter (c.1525-1569): Landscape with the Flight into Egypt (1563) • Manet, Édouard (1832–1883): Un bar aux…

1874

  Rulers: • Ludwig II, King of Bavaria (1864-1886) • Ulysses S. Grant, 18th President of the United States (1869-1877) • Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1837-1901) Events: • Stedelijk Museum established in Amsterdam. Births: • Hoover, Herbert (1874-1964) Deaths: • Fillmore, Millard (1800-1874) • Renoir, Léonard (1799-1874) • Van Gogh, Vincent, Grandfather (1789-1874) Literature: • James, Henry…

La loge (1874)

Renoir, Pierre-Auguste (1841–1919) La loge (The Theater Box) 1874 Oil on canvas, 80 x 63.5 cm Courtauld Institute Galleries, London Photo: Tony Hisgett   See also: • López, Nini | Renoir, Edmond-Victor (1849-1944)