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Old 02-22-2012, 05:31 AM
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albert lebourg- the st. marne park.

french impressionist, trained in art school and was a teacher himself.
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albert lebourg- the st. marne park.

french impressionist, trained in art school and was a teacher himself.

Close enough.

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ALBERT LEBOURG (1849-1928)
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"Inspired by the Normandy countryside in which he grew up, Albert Lebourg became a lifelong painter of landscape, particularly of the waterways of France such as the Seine and the Marne. Although influenced by the Impressionists and friendly with Monet, Degas and Sisley, he forged his own individual style in which a shimmering surface of fluid brushwork is underpinned by a strong, perfectly balanced composition based around complementary colours." Read more...




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Darn!! And I thought we had a miniature version of the Clifton suspension bridge there.
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I had to memorize this photo on a slide about 2 years ago and if i can remember right (which I can) I didn't guess this right at the time.
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I had to memorize this photo on a slide about 2 years ago and if i can remember right (which I can) I didn't guess this right at the time.

Just out of curiosity, why did you have to memorize this photo on a slide about 2 years ago?

It's your turn, T.Wayne, to post a MM of your choice.

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It was part of a test on french impressionism... we had 300 slide to memorize and only 50 on the test. We had to put the title, artist and year.
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