Tag: pseudonym

Fernand Cormon

(1845–1924) Ferdinand Anne Piestre The artist’s works: Caïn 1880 Musée d’Orsay, Paris Une forge 1893 Musée d’Orsay, Paris Born December 24 1845 Paris (France) Died March 20 1924 Paris (France) Buried Cimetière de Montmartre (Paris) Pupils Émile Bernard (1868-1941) Eugène Boch (1855-1941) Charles Laval (1861-1894)…

Jacques Damala

(1855–1889) Aristides Damalas Aριστεíδης Δαμαλάς Jacques Damala in Art: Bernhardt, Sarah (1844-1923) Portrait funéraire de Jacques Damala c.1889 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York   Born January 15 1855 Piraeus (Greece) Died August 18 1889 Paris (France) Cause of death Drug overdose…

Odilon Redon

(1840–1916) Bertrand Redon The artist’s works: Village au bord de la mer en Bretagne c.1880 National Gallery of Art, Washington Village breton c.1890 National Gallery of Art, Washington Femme voilée c.1895–1900 Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo Il tombe dans l’abîme 1896 National Museum Wales, Cardiff Les…

George Sand

(1804–1876) Amantine Aurore Lucile Dupin, Baroness Dudevant Works: • Adriani (French) • Aldo le rimeur (French) • André (French) • Antonia (English) • Autour de la table (French) • Cadio (French) • Césarine Dietrich (French) • Consuelo, Tome 1 (1861)…

Nadar

(1820–1910) Gaspard-Félix Tournachon The artist’s works: Charles Baudelaire c.1854 Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton Corot 1855–1859 Getty Center, Los Angeles Pierrot riant 1855 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Gioachino Rossini 1856 Private collection Honoré Daumier 1856–1858 National Gallery of Art, Washington Jean-Francois Millet…

Andrea del Sarto

(1486–1530) Andrea d’Agnolo di Francesco di Luca di Paolo del Migliore Vannucchi The artist’s works: Madonna col Bambino e i Santi Caterina, Elisabetta e Giovanni Battista 1513 Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg Madonna col Bambino, sant’Elisabetta e il Battista c.1513 National Gallery, London…

Luca Signorelli

(c.1445–1523) Luca d’Egidio di Ventura The artist’s works: La Sacra Famiglia c.1487–1488 Galleria degli Uffizi, Firenze La Sacra Famiglia c.1490–1495 National Gallery, London Madonna col Bambino c.1490 Galleria degli Uffizi, Firenze Sposalizio della Vergine c.1490–1491 National Gallery of Art, Washington Assunzione della Vergine c.1493–1496…

Leconte de Lisle

(1818–1894) Charles Marie René Leconte de Lisle Pierre Gosset (pseudonym) Translations: • L’Iliade (French) • L’Odyssée (French) Leconte de Lisle in Art: Millet, Jean-François (1814-1875) Leconte de Lisle c.1840–1841 National Gallery of Art, Washington   Born October 22 1818 Saint-Paul, La…

Christina Rossetti

(1830–1894) Christina Georgina Rossetti, pseudonym Ellen Alleyne Works: • Goblin Market, The Prince’s Progress, and Other Poems (English) • Poems (English) Christina Rossetti in Art: Rossetti, Dante Gabriel (1828-1882) Christina Rossetti 1866 Private collection     Rossetti, Dante Gabriel (1828-1882) Christina Rossetti…

Voltaire

(1694–1778) François-Marie Arouet Works: • A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (English) • A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 2 (English) • A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 3 (English) • A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 4 (English) • A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 5 (English) •…