Tag: February 18

Maggie McNamara

(1929–1978) Marguerite McNamara Filmography as Actress:   Three Coins in the Fountain 1954 Director: Jean Negulesco Starring: Clifton Webb, Dorothy McGuire     Born June 18 1929 New York, NY (USA) Died February 18 1978 New York, NY (USA) Cause…

George Kennedy

(1925–2016) George Harris Kennedy, Jr. Filmography as Actor:   Airport 1970 Director: George Seaton Starring: Burt Lancaster, Dean Martin     Death on the Nile 1978 Director: John Guillermin Starring: Peter Ustinov, Mia Farrow     Born February 18 1925…

Victorine Meurent

(1844–1927) Victorine Louise Meurent   Works: Le jour des rameaux (Palm Sunday) 1885 Oil on canvas Musée Municipal d’Art et d’Histoire, Colombes   Victorine Meurent in Art: Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) La Chanteuse de rue (Street Singer) c. 1862 Oil on canvas, 171.1…

Marcellin Desboutin

(1823–1902) Marcellin Gilbert Desboutin   Works:   Ernest Hoschedé c.1875 Etching and drypoint Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris     Self-Portrait c.1875 Lithograph on paper, 33.9 x 21.9 cm Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, MA     Marcellin Desboutin in Art:…

February 18

  Births: • Kennedy, George (1925-2016) • Meurent, Victorine (1844-1927) Deaths: • Desboutin, Marcellin (1823-1902) • McNamara, Maggie (1929-1978) • Michelangelo (1475-1564)  

Michelangelo

(1475–1564)   Works:   Madonna della Scala (Madonna of the Stairs) c.1490 Marble bas-relief, 56.7 x 40.1 cm Casa Buonarroti, Firenze     Battaglia dei centauri (Battle of the Centaurs) 1490–1492 Marble bas-relief, 84.5 x 88 cm Casa Buonarroti, Firenze…