Gustave Courbet

Gustave Courbet was a controversial French painter, who bridged the gap between Romanticism and the Impressionist school of painters. He was controversial not only because he addressed social issues with his work, such as peasants and the working condition of the poor, and the rural bourgeoisie, but also because of the unsentimental way in which he portrayed them.
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Gustave Courbet was a controversial French painter, who bridged the gap between Romanticism and the Impressionist school of painters. He was controversial not only because he addressed social issues with his work, such as peasants and the working condition of the poor, and the rural bourgeoisie, but also because of the unsentimental way in which he portrayed them. Unlike the Romantic school of painters, Courbet did not use smooth lines and soft forms. Instead, he employed spontaneous brush…

Gustave Courbet was a controversial French painter, who bridged the gap between Romanticism and the Impressionist school of painters. He was controversial not only because he addressed social issues with his work, such as peasants and the working condition of the poor, and the rural bourgeoisie, but also because of the unsentimental way in which he portrayed them. Unlike the Romantic school of painters, Courbet did not use smooth lines and soft forms. Instead, he employed spontaneous brush…

Marc Trapadoux is Examining the Book of Prints - Gustave Courbet

Marc Trapadoux is Examining the Book of Prints - Gustave Courbet

Portrait of Alphonse Promayet - Gustave Courbet

Portrait of Alphonse Promayet - Gustave Courbet


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Gustave Courbet – Jo, La Belle Irlandaise, 1865/66; Oil on canvas, 22x26 in | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Gustave Courbet – Jo, La Belle Irlandaise, 1865/66; Oil on canvas, 22x26 in | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Gustave Courbet (French, Realism, 1819–1877): Lovers in the Countryside , 1844 - Google Search

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Gustave Courbet, Madame Auguste Cuoq, c. 1852 - 1857   See the best #Art installations in New York at www.artexperience...

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Poor Woman of the Village, by Gustave Courbet WikiArt.org - the encyclopedia of painting

Poor Woman of the Village, by Gustave Courbet WikiArt.org - the encyclopedia of painting

"L'Immensité; Marée basse, soleil couchant" (1869) By Gustave Courbet, from Ornans, France (1819 - 1877) - oil on canvas, 60 x 82.2 cm - © Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK Bequeathed by Constantine Alexander Ionides, 1901 http://www.vam.ac.uk/

"L'Immensité; Marée basse, soleil couchant" (1869) By Gustave Courbet, from Ornans, France (1819 - 1877) - oil on canvas, 60 x 82.2 cm - © Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK Bequeathed by Constantine Alexander Ionides, 1901 http://www.vam.ac.uk/

Self-Portrait, Reflection Artist: Lucian Freud Start Date: 2003 Completion Date:2004 Style: Expressionism Genre: self-portrait Technique: oil Material: canvas

R.I.P. Lucian Freud

Self-Portrait, Reflection Artist: Lucian Freud Start Date: 2003 Completion Date:2004 Style: Expressionism Genre: self-portrait Technique: oil Material: canvas

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