The Ballet Class (La Classe de Danse), Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France (Edgar Degar) Style: Impressionism Genre: Genre painting Technique: Oil. This painting is another incredible Degas and really captures the style and elegance of ballet classes in the
Monsieur Boileau au café by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec who was notorious for his consumption of the green muse. Lautrec was even known to carry a hollow cane filled with absinthe during long nights out in Paris.
The Bates’ house in Alfred Hitchcock’s 1960 film “Psycho” was inspired by Edward Hopper’s 1925 oil painting “House by the Railroad” — shown above in black & white, and hung at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City.