Tag: Gertrude Stein

Canal du Midi (1898)

Matisse, Henri (1869-1954) Canal du Midi 1898 Oil on cardboard mounted on plywood, 24 x 36 cm Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid ©Succession H. Matisse / VEGAP, Madrid Carmen Thyssen Collection Canal du Midi belongs to a series of pictures painted by Matisse…

Frank Burty Haviland

(1886–1971) Frank Haviland in Art: Gris, Juan (1887-1927) El fumador, Frank Haviland 1913 Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid   Born October 16 1886 Limoges (France) Died November 1971 Perpignan (France) Occupation Art collector Painter

Gertrude Stein (1905-1906)

Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) Gertrude Stein 1905–1906 Oil on canvas, 100 × 81.3 cm Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York The famous writer and expatriate Gertrude Stein was among the first Americans to respond enthusiastically to European avant-garde art. She held weekly salons…

Gertrude Stein

(1874–1946) Gertrude Stein in Art: Laurencin, Marie (1883-1956) Réunion à la campagne 1909 Musée Picasso, Paris     Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) Gertrude Stein 1905–1906 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York     Works acquired by her: Matisse, Henri (1869-1954) Canal du Midi 1898 Museo…

Réunion à la campagne (1909)

Laurencin, Marie (1883-1956) Réunion à la campagne, Apollinaire et ses amis (Meeting in the countryside, Apollinaire and his friends) 1909 Oil on canvas, 130 x 194 cm Musée Picasso, Paris See also: • Apollinaire, Guillaume (1880-1918) | Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) | Stein, Gertrude (1874-1946)

Cimetière du Père Lachaise (Paris)

Established: 1804 Location: 16 Rue du Repos, 75020 Paris Website: https://pere-lachaise.com/ Burials: • Apollinaire, Guillaume (1880-1918) • Avril, Jane (1868-1943) • Balzac, Honoré de (1799-1850) • Beaumarchais, Pierre-Augustin Caron de (1732-1799) • Bellini, Vincenzo (1801-1835) • Bernhardt, Sarah (1844-1923) • Bizet, Georges (1838-1875) •…

Le bonheur de vivre (1905-1906)

Matisse, Henri (1869-1954) Le bonheur de vivre (The Joy of Life) 1905–1906 Oil on canvas, 176.5 x 240.7 cm Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia © Succession H. Matisse, Paris This monumental canvas, which once hung in the famous collection of Gertrude and Leo Stein,…

Marie Laurencin

(1883–1956) “La muse des cubistes” “La Fauvette” The artist’s works: Artémis c.1908 Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg Réunion à la campagne 1909 Musée Picasso, Paris Les jeunes filles 1910–1911 Moderna Museet, Stockholm Bacchante 1911 Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg Deux femmes au piano c.1913 Cincinnati Art…

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: Derain, André (1880-1954) Le chevalier…

Henri Rousseau

(1844–1910) Henri Julien Félix Rousseau dit Le Douanier Rousseau The artist’s works: Une soirée au carnaval 1886 Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia Rendez-vous dans la forêt 1889 National Gallery of Art, Washington Moi-même, Portrait-paysage 1890 National Gallery, Prague Portrait de Madame…