Tag: August 26

Frans Hals

(c.1582–1666) Frans Hals the Elder The artist’s works: Merrymakers at Shrovetide c.1616–1617 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Jester with a Lute c.1623–1624 Musée du Louvre, Paris Young Man and Woman in an Inn 1623 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York The Laughing…

Akiko Wakabayashi

(1941) Filmography as Actress: You Only Live Twice 1967 Director: Lewis Gilbert Starring: Sean Connery, Akiko Wakabayashi   Born August 26 1941 Tokyo (Japan) Occupation Actress

Irving Stone

(1903–1989) Irving Tannenbaum Filmography as Writer: Lust for Life 1956 Directors: Vincente Minnelli, George Cukor Starring: Kirk Douglas, Anthony Quinn     The Agony and the Ecstasy 1965 Director: Carol Reed Starring: Charlton Heston, Rex Harrison   Born July 14 1903 San Francisco, CA (USA) Died…

Guillaume Apollinaire

(1880–1918) Wilhelm Albert Włodzimierz Aleksander Apolinary Kostrowicki Works: • Alcools (1913) • L’hérésiarque et Cie (1910) • L’oeuvre du divin Arétin (1910) • Les trois Don Juan (1914) • (Méditations esthétiques) Les Peintres cubistes (1913) Quotes: • Guillaume Apollinaire: Quotations Apollinaire in Art: Gris, Juan (1887-1927) Homme dans…

Marcellin Desboutin

(1823–1902) Marcellin Gilbert Desboutin The artist’s works: Portrait d’Édouard Manet c.1874 Musée du Louvre, Paris Ernest Hoschedé c.1875 Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris La conversation c.1875–1879 Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago Self-Portrait c.1875 Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge Degas 1876 National Gallery of…

August 26

Births: • Apollinaire, Guillaume (1880-1918) • Colombo, Cristoforo (1451-1506)? • Desboutin, Marcellin (1823-1902) • Wakabayashi, Akiko (1941) Deaths: • Boyer, Charles (1899-1978) • Hals, Frans (c.1582-1666) • Stone, Irving (1903-1989)

Charles Boyer

(1899–1978) Filmography as Actor: Gaslight 1944 Director: George Cukor Starring: Charles Boyer, Ingrid Bergman     Around the World in 80 Days 1956 Director: Michael Anderson Starring: David Niven, Cantinflas     How to Steal a Million 1966 Director: William Wyler Starring: Audrey…