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By Alessandra Borgogelli

Edgar Degas born Hilaire-Germain-Edgar De gasoline; (19 July 1834 – 27 September 1917) used to be a French artist recognized for his work, sculptures, prints, and drawings. he's specifically pointed out with the topic of dance; greater than 1/2 his works depict dancers. he's considered as one of many founders of Impressionism, even supposing he rejected the time period, who prefer to be known as a realist. He was once an excellent draftsman, and especially masterly in depicting flow, as will be noticeable in his renditions of dancers, racecourse topics and feminine nudes. His images are awesome for his or her mental complexity and for his or her portrayal of human isolation.


La ragnatela degli impressionismi
Il primo periodo
I dipinti di storia
I ritratti
Il mondo del teatro
Quadro cronologico

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This was directed by Paul Morrissey and was intended to be a more sexually explicit version of the John Schlesinger film Midnight Cowboy that was then being made in New York. Later that year Warhol also produced Blue Movie, which was openly semi-pornographic and exploitative, being a means of generating cash quickly. And in order to make even more and quicker money, in the summer of 1969 Warhol moved yet further into the pornographic film business by mounting a season of hardcore gay porno movies at a Manhattan cinema he rented for the purpose.

129 Die in Jet! was hand-painted and therefore not as mechanistic-looking as its prototype, inevitably it looks subjective. In an attempt to counter this problem, and equally to help streamline the process of reproducing visually complex objects such as dollar bills, Coke bottles, Green Stamps, airmail stickers and the like en masse, several of those types of images were initially produced using hand cut stencils or rubber stamps and wood blocks, all devices that Warhol had used in his former life as an illustrator.

In May 1967 he visited Cannes, France, for a planned film festival performance of Chelsea Girls, although the movie was not shown in competition. Warhol then visited Paris and London before returning to New York and embarking upon further films, including Bikeboy and I, a Man. But as far as his fine art activities were involved, by 1967 Warhol’s career was further on the wane. ” I said, “What’s lef t for you? ” The result was a group of self-portraits that, intentionally or not, make the point that Warhol had himself become a cultural icon by 1967.

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