Dejeuner sur l'herbe Earrings

Dejeuner sur l'herbe Earrings

A jewel inspired by a detail from the work by the painter Edouard Manet (1832-1883), Lunch on the Grass, 1863.

Rejected by the jury of the 1863 Salon, Manet exhibited Le déjeuner sur l'herbe under the title Le Bain at the Salon des Refusés (initiated the same year by Napoléon III) where it became the ...
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Maintenance :
Avoid contact with water, chemicals and cosmetics
Artist :
Edouard Manet (1832-1883)
Art movements :
19th century, Impressionism
Museum :
Musée d'Orsay
Materials :
Pearly glass beads, Gilt metal
Dimensions :
1 cm x 1.7 cm
Reference :


Original work kept at :
Paris, musée d'Orsay

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.