Toulouse-Lautrec à la Belle Époque

Toulouse-Lautrec à la Belle Époque

Published on the occasion of the exhibition Toulouse-Lautrec A la Belle Epoque - French Cancans - Une collection privée at the Fondation Pierre Gianadda from 1 December 2017 to 10 June 2018.

€32.50

Characteristics

Number of pages :
290
Dimensions :
22,1 × 24,1 × 2 cm
EAN :
9782884431644
Reference :
MX627404

Editor

Publication :
Janvier 2018

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The artist

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864-1901)

Born on November 24, 1864 in Albi, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec began painting in his youth and innovated in lithographic drawing. He became very famous for his posters, influenced by Japanese and impressionist styles and for having impregnated with humanity the marginalized populations in his art, including sex workers, as seen in his printed series Elles de 1896. He died on September 9, 1901, at the age of 36, as a result of heavy alcohol consumption and various diseases.