Édouard Manet (French, 1832–1883). Mademoiselle V...in the Costume of an Espada,1862. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929. Mademoiselle V was Victorine Meurant, a favourite model of Manet for a time and a talented painter in her own right. Sadly, most of her work is now lost, much of it possibly burned - quite deliberately - after her death.
Édouard Manet! Édouard Manet (Paris, 23 de janeiro de 1832, Paris — 30 de abril de 1883, Paris) foi um pintor e artista gráfico francês e uma das figuras mais importantes da arte do século XIX. Os gostos de Manet não vão para os tons fortes utilizados na nova estética impressionista. Prefere os jogos de…
Édouard Manet (French, 1832–1883). Boy with a Sword, 1861. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Erwin Davis, 1889 (89.21.2) | Manet’s stepson, Léon Koëlla-Leenhoff, recalled that he had posed for this picture in 1861, when he was about ten years old. Manet dressed him in a seventeenth-century costume, adding a period sword as a prop—a tribute to the great Spanish painters he admired, notably Velázquez. #sword
Édouard Manet (French, 1832–1883). George Moore (1852–1933), 1873–79. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929 (29.100.55) #mustache #movember