Edouard Manet | the artist




The artist Edouard Manet
Born Jan 23 1823, Paris, France.
Died Apr 19 1883

Style and technique of the artist: Painting, Impressionism,


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‘Young Woman Reclining in Spanish Costume’ and other works
The Railway: virtual tour
Manet’s endeavor to capture the flavor of contemporary society extended to portraits of barmaids, street musicians, ragpickers, and other standard Parisian “types” that were favorite subjects of popular illustrated literature. Since the subject of Woman in Evening Dress is unidentified—conjecture that she might be the French actress Suzanne Reichenberg remains purely speculative—it is tempting to view this portrait as Manet’s rendering of one such type: the fashionable Parisian bourgeois woman, complete with Japanese fan…
Works in the Indianapolis Museum of Art
11 Works online
Der Fischer – Le pêcheur, um 1862


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