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  • The Burning of the Houses of Parliament | Musée historique de l'environnement urbain
    eventually used to paint two large canvases The subject of fire gave the painter a chance to render the play of fire and light with his typical virtuosity The artist Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775 1851 the son of a London barber received classical training as a painter Enrolling as a student in the Royal Academy in 1789 he later made the usual pilgrimage to Europe Turner soon won popularity

    Original URL path: http://www.mheu.org/en/timeline/burning-houses.htm (2016-04-28)
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  • Workshop of Abel de Pujol | Musée historique de l'environnement urbain
    1836 while still just a student of the painter Pujol The subject gave her a chance to depict every essential attribute of an artist s workshop the nude model the stove heating the huge space the curtain to filter too bright light and miniature reproductions of the painter s works on the far wall The painting selected by the judges panel of the Salon des Artistes français gave the young

    Original URL path: http://www.mheu.org/en/timeline/workshop-pujol.htm (2016-04-28)
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  • Les Halles and Rue de la Tonnellerie | Musée historique de l'environnement urbain
    born in Verona Italy in 1788 where his father worked as a stage designer He came to France in 1823 following the Austrian ambassador He stayed in the country for nine years traveling through Normandy Place de la Haute Vieille Tour Rouen 1824 and Alsace where he painted mainly landscapes In Paris he was captivated by life around the central market Les Halles which Napoleon I wanted to transform by

    Original URL path: http://www.mheu.org/en/timeline/halles-rue-tonnellerie.htm (2016-04-28)
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  • Aerial view of New Harmony | Musée historique de l'environnement urbain
    Museum of the Urban Environment Friends of the mheu Back to the timeline Previous Next Aerial view of New Harmony F Bate 1838 engraving wikicommons View this work in the exhibition Babel to Dubai Urban Utopias Contact Friends of the

    Original URL path: http://www.mheu.org/en/timeline/new-harmony.htm (2016-04-28)
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  • Illustrations from "La grande ville, nouveaux tableaux de Paris" | Musée historique de l'environnement urbain
    Nationale de France View this work in the exhibition Bathing The artist Victor Adam was a French painter and lithographer born in Paris in 1801 From a very young age he displayed gifts that were to earn him a place at the Ecole des Beaux Arts at the age of thirteen He quickly discovered lithography which was to become his principle mode of expression He produced a total of more

    Original URL path: http://www.mheu.org/en/timeline/victor-adam.htm (2016-04-28)
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  • Les chiffonniers (The Ragpickers) | Musée historique de l'environnement urbain
    Utopian Socialist philosophies he took an interest in politics and used his artistic skills to draw caricatures for the press notably in the periodical Le Charivari His caricatures went down very well but a law introduced by Louis Philippe in 1835 banned political caricatures Traviès then devoted himself to genre scenes with a preference for portraying ordinary people Charles Baudelaire said of him His muse is a neighborhood nymph ashen

    Original URL path: http://www.mheu.org/en/timeline/guild.htm (2016-04-28)
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  • The Barricade, Rue de la Mortellerie | Musée historique de l'environnement urbain
    painter who occasionally lapsed into Fireman Art due to the official academic nature of certain works but who was better than his poor reputation might imply The acclaimed artist multiple Salon award winner member of the Académie des Beaux Arts in 1861 chairman of the Institut de France from 1876 until his death in 1891 and Grand Croix de la Légion d Honneur in 1889 had the unfortunate idea of

    Original URL path: http://www.mheu.org/en/timeline/barricade-mortellerie.htm (2016-04-28)
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  • Le petit chiffonnier appuyé contre une borne (The young ragpicker leaning on a bollard) | Musée historique de l'environnement urbain
    in 1851 is particularly representative of Charles Nègre s talent for the genre scene a rigorous formal triangular composition and a strong depth of shot make this a very classical photo However the profile view which emphasizes the basket and the casual posture of the subject as well as his bold sly gaze at the photographer gives the photo a powerful vitality The artist A painter turned photographer born in

    Original URL path: http://www.mheu.org/en/timeline/ragpicker-badge.htm (2016-04-28)
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