Art and Art History Collection (Saskia)

Dancing at the Moulin de la Galette

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Saskia, Ltd., Cultural Documentation

Abstract

Renoir delighted in `the people's Paris', of which the Moulin de la Galette near the top of Montmartre was a characteristic place of entertainment, and his picture of the Sunday afternoon dance in its acacia-shaded courtyard is one of his happiest compositions. In still-rural Montmartre, the Moulin, called `de la Galette' from the pancake which was its speciality, had a local client

Keywords

Paris, France, Paris, France, Style: French Impressionist, School: Impressionist, Movement: Impressionism, Impressionism, Painting;, Painting

Subject: topical

Style: French Impressionist; School: Impressionist; Movement: Impressionism; Impressionism; Painting;

Subject: geographic

Paris, France; Paris, France

Time Period

1876

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Genre

Painting; picture

Holding Location

University of South Florida USF

Collection

Art and Art History (Saskia)

Identifier

A01-PFF0285

Dancing at the Moulin de la Galette

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