The “plein air” in Cézanne

The “plein air” in Cézanne

Cézanne’s “plein air” was a consequence of the itinerary previously indicated by another leading figure in universal painting, Coubert. Because his way of living and working were his vital resource, and his art of painting was like his way of...
Jacques-Louis David in a “trompe-l’oeil”

Jacques-Louis David in a “trompe-l’oeil”

Jacques-Louis David (1748-1825) It is a reference in French neoclassical art. His long life, like his work, are full of dependencies and subject to established norms and regimes. He lived the monarchy, the revolution, the republic, the directory and the Napoleonic...