Hisaji Hara 原久路 - A Photographic Portrayal of the Paintings of Balthus - A study of “The Happy Days” - 2009

Balthus (Balthasar Klossowski) (1908–2001) - The Happy Days - 1944-46

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Gustave Moreau - Study for Lady Macbeth (1851)
Brian De Palma - Carrie (1976)

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Head of Medusa - Rubens

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Claude Monet, Arm of the Seine near Giverny in the Fog (1897)

Edvard Munch. Separation. 1896.  

Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres - Roger Freeing Angelica

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François Boucher, Venus on a Wave (detail)


Albert Aublet  (French, 1851-1938)

'Selene' (1880)

Nu avec un voile’(1883)

Albert Louis Aublet was born in 18 January 1851 in Paris. He studied under Claudius Jacquand and Jean-Léon Gérôme, he exhibited at the Salon in 1873 with success, including getting an honorable mention in 1879 and a medal of three e class 1880. International recognition is equally striking: he won several awards in international events, including a gold medal at the Universal Exhibitions of 1889. It is decorated with the Legion of Honour in 1890.

From his first voyage in 1881, the discovery of the East has a strong influence on his artistic inspiration. His visit to Istanbul gave a Orientalist direction in his paintings. The “Turkish baths Woman” was a great success and contributed to its reputation. He was president of the Society of Artists of Tunis. He died 1938 in Paris, the exaxct date seems to be unknown.

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