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Chopin and Delacroix: a Romantic friendship

Frédéric Chopin and Eugène Delacroix were friends. I discovered this, reading the fine book by Roberto Calasso “La Folie Baudelaire” [1], dedicated to the French symbolist poet and critic, and some artists of his time, related to him. The two … Continue reading

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The Colours Whisperer

The Art Prints don’t reproduce faithful the magic of Paul Cézanne, the master of Aix-en-Provence. Even on coated paper, the colours of his paintings tend to look less bright than they are in reality. Ironically, just to him who made … Continue reading

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