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Synonyms for demoiselle

a young unmarried woman

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Movie Screening at Museum of Fine Arts: Les Demoiselles de Rochefort, is part of the 20th Annual Boston French Film Festival (1:00pm) and sponsored by Poitou Charentes
If the huge amount of preparatory work that Picasso put into Les Demoiselles d'Avignon was not research, it was uncommonly like it.
The collection was inspired by Picasso's painting ' Les Demoiselles D'vignon' and was a treat to the artistically inclined.
Les Demoiselles d'Avignon, Weeping Woman and Guernica are What is the name of the slavery novel written by American Harriet Beecher Stowe in 1852?
Without her, "Les Demoiselles D'Avignon" wouldn't have existed.
Mariees, demoiselles, fonctionnaires, elles etaient a l'aise dans leur vehicule.
When Matisse set eyes on Picasso's Les Demoiselles d'avignon - five women, their bodies fractured into a kaleidoscope of novel planes, as if put together from jigsaw pieces that someone lacked the patience to assemble correctly - he hooted with laughter.
In 1907 came a major turning point, when he painted Les Demoiselles D'Avignon - his first step towards pioneering Cubism, of which he was the pioneer and master.
Yet a perverse streak runs through his oneiric sensibility: The most ebullient of Demy's twelve feature films, Les Demoiselles de Rochefort (The Young Girls of Rochefort, 1967), contains a subplot involving an old chorine hacked to pieces by a spurned lover.
Picasso was to subvert his Blue Period within five years, as he prepared for his most artistically revolutionary work to date, Les Demoiselles D'Avignon (1907).
I started with popular illustrated fashion magazines with titles like La Mode Illustree and Journal des Demoiselles.
If one were to dig into the remarkableness of Picasso's "Les Demoiselles d'Avignon," one would invariably run into his African mask collection.
But overleaf is a brilliantly coloured pair of books and sheaths, plate 10, Lyre des Demoiselles for 1825, which I have to confess I was unable to find in the chronological list, and the 1828 Forget Me Not, entry 28.
Elle recoit notamment une missive particulierement injurieuse signee par deux demoiselles cagoulees.