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Peter Paul Rubens (1577-1640)

Baroque Painter & Diplomat Peter Paul Rubens was a Flemish diplomat and one of the most influential artists of all time. Everywhere you look in the history of art you will find traces of Rubens. Some are obvious: Cézanne’s bathers are exercises in Rubensian … Seguir leyendo

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Toxic (2004)

Yael Naim Baby, can’t you see I’m calling A guy like you Should wear a warning It’s dangerous I’m fallin’ There’s no escape I can’t wait I need a hit Baby, give me it You’re dangerous I’m lovin’ it Too … Seguir leyendo

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Gyula Halász (1899-1984)

Brassaï: The Eye of Paris “My ambition has always been to show the everyday city as if we were discovering it for the first time.” Brassaï (pseudonym of Gyula Halász) was born in Hungary and came to Paris in 1924, working … Seguir leyendo

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Manhattan (1979)

 Art & Entertainment Isaac: Talent is luck. The important thing in life is courage. If Manhattan was only a romantic comedy, it would be a very good one, but the fact that the movie has so much more ambition than … Seguir leyendo

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Zachary Taylor (1784-1850)

12th President (1849-50) Zachary Taylor served in stormy times. Taylor was the second President to die in office. Though there were quiet murmurings that the President had been poisoned, none of these suspicions were medically investigated. Abraham Lincoln gave the eulogy … Seguir leyendo

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