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The Making of Modern Paris 1850 – 1900 – GI 21 205 (Face to Face)

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12 July 2022 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm BST

Tutor: Daphne Jefferis BA (Hons) PGCEA and Jenny Frendo BA

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Date: 12 July 2022
Time:
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
£17.40 – £21.00
Reference Code:
GI 21 205
Location:
Ward Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4LH

Overview

Georges-Eugène Haussman’s redevelopment of Paris transformed the city and improved life for many who lived there. Responding to this modernity, art changed too. Manet and the Impressionists developed new and exciting painting styles, transforming European art. Richly illustrated, this course will trace the history of Paris and its art through the turmoil of war and civil strife to the belle époque era.

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Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Dance at Le Moulin de la Galette, 1876, oil on canvas, Musée d'Orsay. Image: Google Arts & Culture

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