Daily Archives: January 23rd, 2017

Salvador Dail

Spanish surrealist painter and sculptor Savador Dali sadly died 23 January 1989. Born May 1904 in Figueres, Catalonia, Spain. In 1912, the family moved to Carrer Monturiol 24. Tragically in 1903 Dalí’s older brother, died of gastroenteritis. Salvador Dalí s Mother Felipa Domenech Ferrés, encouraged her son’s artistic endeavors. Dalí’s painting Portrait of My Dead …

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Edouard Manet

French painter Édouard Manet was born 23 January 1832 at his ancestral hôtel particulier (mansion) on the rue Bonaparte.His father, Auguste Manet, was a French judge who expected Édouard to pursue a career in law. However His uncle, Edmond Fournier, encouraged him to pursue painting and took young Manet to the Louvre.In 1841 he enrolled …

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Gustav Dore

French artist, engraver, illustrator and sculptor Paul Gustave Doré sadly passed away 23 January1883. Born January 6, 1832, in Strasbourg his first illustrated story was published at the age of fifteen. His talent was evident even earlier, however. At age five he had been a prodigy troublemaker, playing pranks that were mature beyond his years. …

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Edvard Munch

Norwiegian painter and printmaker Edvard Munch sadly passed away 23 January 1944. Born 12 December 1863 in Ådalsbruk in Løten. He inherited his artistic talent from his mother and was related to painter Jacob Munch (1776–1839) and historian Peter Andreas Munch (1810–1863). Often ill for much of the winters and kept out of school, Edvard …

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Rabid Reader's Reviews

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SPeye Joe (Welfarewrites)

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Nature's Place

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