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A night at Le Negresco, an art-lovers wonderland

Our trip to the South of France was predominantly based around Grasse, however as we were flying in and out from Nice airport I thought it was worth spending a night or two by the coast before we flew home. 794 more words

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a book about Polaire

As I mentioned Polaire, I’d like to add that a book of her memoirs is available online. Polaire par elle-meme (Polaire by herself): full text in French

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updates again

Post about portraits updated again, I’ve added portraits of Polaire by Picasso, Daynes-Grassot, Toulouse-Lautrec, de la Gandara. Also some other pictures are added or reloaded. 42 more words

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Previous post about portraits updated, I’ve added portraits of Eve Lavalliere and portraits of Otero, including a very interesting painting by Lucien Lévy-Dhurmer:

Lucien Lévy-Dhurmer. La Bella Otero

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Waking Up in a Chateau

Some years ago, I splurged on a stay in an actual French chateau. Sadly, I can’t remember its name, but it was in the Loire Valley. 237 more words


portraits of French actresses of la Belle Epoque

This post is about actresses, and also it’s about portraits :) The portrait of Lantelme by Giovanni Boldini is very famous, and in my blog you could also see pictures of Lantelme by Jules Grün and Pierre Laprade. 411 more words

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Bigio, un'istituzione dolciaria immersa nel Liberty

Bigio è hotel, ristorante e pasticceria. L’hotel Bigio è situato nel centro di San Pellegrino Terme in Valle Brembana. La calda eleganza della grande hall, la tranquillità, l’accogliente riservatezza delle camere e la funzionalità dei servizi, come il bar e il ristorante, propongono alla clientela un’accoglienza “ 161 more words

Valle Brembana