“Fileur éternel des immobilités bleues”…

Nineteenth-century French Literature and Arts (especially painting and photography) have immensely shaped our modern sensitivity, and the list of French artists who anticipated what came next in the twentieth century is quite extensive: Charles Baudelaire, Paul Verlaine, Stéphane Mallarmé, Aurore Dupin (aka George Sand), Gustave Flaubert, Paul Gauguin, Edgar Degas, Édouard Manet, Claude Monet, Pierre-Auguste … Continue reading “Fileur éternel des immobilités bleues”…