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Toulouse-Lautrec and Jane Avril: Beyond the Moulin Rouge

Toulouse-Lautrec and Jane Avril: Beyond the Moulin Rouge

by Nancy Ireson, Anna Gruetzner Robins
     
 

This publication celebrates for the first time the important creative collaboration between the artist Henri Toulouse-Lautrec (1864–1901) and his muse, the dancer Jane Avril (1868–1943). Avril was one of the stars of Moulin Rouge in the 1890s, and was nicknamed ‘La Mélinite’ after a form of explosive. She was known for her alluring

Overview

This publication celebrates for the first time the important creative collaboration between the artist Henri Toulouse-Lautrec (1864–1901) and his muse, the dancer Jane Avril (1868–1943). Avril was one of the stars of Moulin Rouge in the 1890s, and was nicknamed ‘La Mélinite’ after a form of explosive. She was known for her alluring style and exotic persona, and her fame was assured by a series of dazzlingly inventive posters designed by Lautrec.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781907372247
Publisher:
Paul Holberton Publishing
Publication date:
08/05/2011
Series:
Courtauld Gallery Series
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
1,094,929
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.00(h) x 10.00(d)

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