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Great Museums of Paris—Musée Rodin

The other day, a colleague recounted a story about how he and his partner owned a Rodin statue that they sold for a tidy sum (paying for bathroom remodeling and a car). 498 more words


Robert de Saint-Loup et M. de Charlus

A une autre génération, sur une autre tige, comme in acteur qui reprend le rôle joué jadis par Bressant ou Delaunay, il était comme un successeur — rose, blond et doré, alors que l’autre était mi-partie très noir et tout blanc — de M.

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Belle Époque

dreamy young lady

a collage I made with three different photoprograms :D I love to experiment with pictures, collages and programs. Here I used the picture of a belle epoque young girl, what a beauty she is, isn’t she?



a computer made collage with old pictures from the Belle Epoque… I’m in love with the Belle Epoque costumes and hairstyles and hats and… sigh…so beautiful



Book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner
Music by Frederick Loewe
Adapted by Heidi Thomas
Directed by Eric Schaeffer

Although it’s been over fifty years since it broke records at the Oscars, Alan Jay Lerner and Fredericks Leowe’s sophisticated, buoyant take on Belle Epoque manners doesn’t feel the least bit dated. 475 more words

Folies Bergère: Populist Cosmopolitan Hub | A R T L▼R K

On the 30th of November 1886, The Folies Bergère staged its first revue in Paris. Located at 32 rue Richer in the 9th Arrondissement, and called Folies Trévise back then, it was finished as an opera house by the architect Plumeret in 1869. 280 more words