Tag: Cimetière du Montparnasse

Jean Seberg

(1938–1979) Jean Dorothy Seberg Filmography as Actress:   Airport 1970 Director: George Seaton Starring: Burt Lancaster, Dean Martin     Born November 13 1938 Marshalltown, IA (USA) Died August 30 1979 Paris (France) Cause of death Suicide Buried Cimetière du…

Théophile Gautier

(1811–1872) Pierre Jules Théophile Gautier “Le bon Théo”   Works: • Émaux et camées (1852) ◊ Enamels and Cameos (English) • La Comédie de la mort (1838) • Le Capitaine Fracasse (1863) ◊ Captain Fracasse (English) • Mademoiselle de Maupin (1835) • Ménagerie intime (1869) ◊ My Private Menagerie…

Philippe Noiret

(1930–2006) Filmography as Actor:   Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe? 1978 Director: Ted Kotcheff Starring: George Segal, Jacqueline Bisset     Born October 1 1930 Lille (France) Died November 23 2006 Paris (France) Cause of death Cancer…

Charles Baudelaire

(1821–1867) Charles-Pierre Baudelaire . Works: • Les Fleurs du Mal (1857) ◊ The Flowers of Evil (English) . Quotes: • Charles Baudelaire: Quotations   Baudelaire in Art: Fantin-Latour, Henri (1836-1904) Hommage à Delacroix 1864 Oil on canvas, 160 x 250 cm Musée d’Orsay, Paris…

Cimetière du Montparnasse (Paris)

Established: 1824 Location: 3 Boulevard Edgar Quinet, 75014 Paris Burials: • Abbéma, Louise (1853-1927) • Baudelaire, Charles (1821-1867) • Bouguereau, William-Adolphe (1825-1905) • Gautier, Théophile (1811-1872) • Mendès, Catulle (1841-1909) • Noiret, Philippe (1930-2006) • Seberg, Jean (1938-1979)   The tomb of Charles Baudelaire. Monument of Charles Baudelaire. See…

Guy de Maupassant

(1850-1893) Henry-René-Albert-Guy de Maupassant Works: ◊ A Comedy of Marriage and Other Tales (English) ◊ Bel Ami (English) • Boule de Suif (1880) • Clair de Lune (1884) • Contes de la Becasse (1883) • Contes du jour et de la nuit…

Louise Abbéma

(1853–1927) Louise Catherine Léonie Abbéma   Works:   Portrait de Jeanne Samary c.1879 Oil on canvas Musée Carnavalet, Paris     Born October 30 1853 Étampes (France) Died July 29 1927 Paris (France) Buried Cimetière du Montparnasse (Paris) Occupation Designer…

Catulle Mendès (1841-1909)

(1841–1909)   Catulle Mendès in Art: Renoir, Pierre-Auguste (1841-1919) Les Filles de Catulle Mendès 1888 Oil on canvas, 161.9 x 129.9 cm Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York     Born May 22 1841 Bordeaux (France) Died February 7 1909…

William-Adolphe Bouguereau

(1825–1905)   Works:   Dante et Virgile (Dante and Virgil) 1850 Oil on canvas, 280.5 x 225.3 cm Musée d’Orsay, Paris     Fraternal Love 1851 Oil on canvas, 147 x 113.8 cm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston    …