Pin The Fife Player - Edouard Manet

Pin The Fife Player - Edouard Manet

This pin features a detail from the work by Edouard Manet (1832-1883), The Fife Player, 1866, musée d'Orsay.

Manet, who found in a Spanish manner and subject matter an outlet for his own talent, did not visit Spain and the Prado Museum until 1865. He was particularly impressed by Velasquez's Pablo de ...
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Material of the original work :
Huile sur toile
Artiste :
Edouard Manet (1832-1883)
Courant artistique :
Museum :
Musée d'Orsay
Material :
Gilt metal
Model dimensions :
1.4 cm x 3.1 cm
Reference :


Museum of Conservation :
Musée d'Orsay

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The artist

Edouard Manet (1832-1883)

Major French painter and engraver of the late 19th century. A precursor of modern painting, which he freed from academism, Édouard Manet is wrongly considered to be one of the fathers of Impressionism: he differs from it in that he is concerned about reality and makes little or no use of the new techniques of colour and the particular treatment of light.