Musee d'Orsay by Rex Harris
Pierre Bonnard (1867-1947) -Tete de femme a contre-jour, 1906
Pierre Bonnard was a French painter and printmaker, as well as a founding member of the Post-Impressionist group of avant-garde painters Les Nabis. Bonnard preferred to work from memory, using drawings as a reference, and his paintings are often characterized by a dreamlike quality.
This exhibition is organised by the Musée d'Orsay, Paris, the Fundación MAPFRE, Madrid, and the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. Practising art in its multifarious forms Bonnard advocated a basically decorative aesthetic. His acu...
Musee d'Orsay by Rex Harris Vincent van Gogh (1853-90) - Roses et anemones, 1890 Vincent Willem van Gogh was a Dutch Post-Impressionist painter who is among the most famous and influential figures in the history of Western art.
Painted by Bonnard in 1890/91, the four-part work ?Women in the Garden? is the uncompleted first version of a screen; the second, which is more fully executed, is now in the Musée d?Orsay, Paris. Owing to conservational issues inclu...
Musee d'Orsay by Rex Harris Felix Vallotton (1865-1925) - Baigneuse rose, c1893 Félix Edouard Vallotton (December 28, 1865 – December 29, 1925) was a Swiss/French painter and printmaker associated with Les Nabis.