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Toulouse-Lautrec

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Toulouse-Lautrec, Henri de 1864-1901. French artist who portrayed the music halls and cafés of Montmartre in his paintings, lithographs, and posters, including La Goulue at the Moulin Rouge (1892).

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  • n. French painter who portrayed life in the cafes and music halls of Montmartre (1864-1901)

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  • "Toulouse-Lautrec and Jane Avril: Beyond the Moulin Rouge," on view through Sept. 18, is mostly made up of loans from American and European institutions but takes as its starting point the Courtauld's own "Jane Avril in the Entrance to the Moulin Rouge."

    Lautrec's Odd Partner in Art

  • Every artist has his muse, but Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec and the eccentric entertainer Jane Avril had a special bond.

    Lautrec's Odd Partner in Art

  • Digital restoration of Renoir's salute to the swinging, sensual Paris of Toulouse-Lautrec et al.

    This week's new films

  • There are about 60 other objects mostly loans in this impressive little show at the Courtauld Gallery, "Toulouse-Lautrec and Jane Avril: Beyond the Moulin Rouge," and, in addition to showing that Toulouse-Lautrec deserves to be remembered as a good artist, not just as the aristocratic disappointed lover of the films, some of them confirm the suspicion that there was something unnatural about Avril's famous dance.

    The Artistry of Toulouse-Lautrec and His Dancing Muse Jane Avril

  • Impressions Gallery, to 17 SepRCThe stories often precede the art in the case of Toulouse-Lautrec and Jane Avril, the starry double act of decadent demi-monde Paris.

    This week's new exhibitions

  • This show offsets the poster image with Toulouse-Lautrec's more intimate portraits of Avril out of costume.

    This week's new exhibitions

  • Van Gogh made the acquaintance of rising talents like Toulouse-Lautrec and Émile Bernard.

    A Stranger to Himself

  • On Wednesday, Christie's will sell an additional 35 pieces from the actress's collection of Impressionist and modern art, including drawings by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec and Pierre Bonnard .

    Elizabeth Taylor Pieces Outdo Estimates

  • Artists such as Toulouse-Lautrec and Pierre Bonnard would sign some and not others, depending on the wishes and ego of the collector.

    Daniel Grant: What's the Value of a Signature on an Art Print?

  • An 1893 article by the critic Arsène Alexandre described the art of Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec as "very spontaneous in its execution, yet very calculated in its conception."

    David Galenson: The Moulin Rouge comes to London: Toulouse-Lautrec paints Jane Avril

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