Wednesday, 22 August 2018

LES TOITS DE PARIS: #3 FROM THE TOP OF THE POMPIDOU CENTRE


When taking this photograph I did not realize that the roofs of Paris had inspired many artists including Vincent van Gogh.  Two examples painted during his stay in Paris in the 1880s appear below.  Both seem to have been painted from vantage points in Montmartre where he shared an apartment with his brother.


A visit to the blog:
"Hemingway's Paris"
will reveal more ...

OJ

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