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Synonyms for Courbet

French painter noted for his realistic depiction of everyday scenes (1819-1877)

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Deployed in ten rooms in the old part of the Van Abbe, the exhibition begins with Manet sketching the barricades of the Commune and Courbet urging that the Louvre be given over to artists and the art schools to students.
I evoked Courbet and Johns because each of them reached for some overlooked vernacular artifact and then kept it visible in work that no one could deny within the most demanding fine-art context.
Point out that Courbet filled nearly the entire frame with his face.
Author Christoph Heinrich discusses the contributions of pioneering artists and teachers including Courbet, Corot, Pissarro, Monet, Cezanne, van Gogh, and many more; the text also touches upon the major events of history that shaped and impacted these artists.
Anne Courbet set up the group, in her 70s, eight years ago.
In France, Courbet painted The Studio in the light of an idea of society that had spawned an 'ology'.
When the dust settled, it was the twinned apparitions of Antonio Canova and Gustave Courbet that emerged.
Mr Devane cites his key points of reference as the works of Courbet, Chardin, Degas, Balthus and Samuel Beckett.
This painter became so popular and revered here to the extent that the-Franche-Comte-region was also called the country of Courbet.
An unknown art buff has reportedly found the missing "face" of one of the world most famous paintings, The Origin of the World by Gustave Courbet.
The other work, "The Shore of Lake Geneva" by French artist Gustave Courbet, will be sold at Sotheby's 19th Century European Art sale on May 4.
Anne Courbet, chairman of Friends of Brandwood End Cemetery, welcomed the move after such a long battle for funding.
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ACCLAIMED photographer Frederic Courbet brings his Faces of Ethiopia show to Liverpool this month.