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Édouard Vuillard

Following the Postimpressionism theme I decided that it is high time I posted something about Vuillard. You can find a short clarification who he was and you can browse some of his paintings as well. But upon starting I will … Continue reading

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Paul Signac

When speaking about post- and neoimpressionism it is worth mentioning the name of Paul Signac. Together with Georges Seurat he worked on the development of the pointilist style (a technique of painting in which small, distinct dots of pure color are applied in patterns … Continue reading

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Paul Cézanne

My first post in this category will be about one of my favourite post-impressionists, namely Paul Cézanne. He was a French artist and a profound innovator. Actually Cézanne can be said to form the bridge between late 19th-century Impressionism and the early 20th … Continue reading

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Octavio Paz

Octavio Paz is an another representative of the Latin American poets. He was born in Mexico City in 1914 to a family of Spanish and native Mexican descent and was educated at the National University of Mexico in law and … Continue reading

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Pablo Neruda

Let me start a series of posts about Latin American poets. Firstly, I would like to direct your attention at Pablo Neruda. Pablo Neruda was the pen name and, later, legal name of the Chilean poet, diplomat and politician Neftali Ricardo Reyes … Continue reading

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