Essays Tagged: "Bar at the Folies-Bergère"

Impressionism and Post Impressionism

y focused on the person but on what he or she was doing at the time.Take Edouard Manet's painting A Bar at the Folies-Bergere (1881-82); it depicts a scene in the Folies Bergere nightclub in Paris. Th ... the Folies Bergere nightclub in Paris. The painting is painted just as if you were standing at the bar awaiting a drink, and man standing next to you on your right, as you reflect in the mirror you s ...

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Dec/2012

Subjects: Art Essays

Edouard Manet - A Bar at the Folies-Bergere, 400+ words by a 4.0 gpa student.

Edouard Manet ? A Bar at the Folies-BergereManet was born in France in 1832, and was raised by his parents Auguste and ... o's social standing resulted from Auguste's successful career in the Ministry of Justice, Paris.The Bar at the Folies-Bergere, was Manet's last painting before his death in 1883 at the age of 51. The ... subject is a night and the nightlife at the Folies-Bergere. The central figure of the painting is a barmaid who, while sporting a weary look on her face, stands in front of a bar mirror which gives th ...

(2 pages) 119 1 4.1 Feb/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

A study of Edouard Manet's painting, "A Bar at the Folies-Bergere"

efore attempting to anaylse the significance of gender within Edouard Manet's work entitled ³A Bar at the Folies-Bergere², one must first identify , and note, the somewhat colourful events w ... believe is the key to understanding the ambiguous portrayal of woman within his painting of ³A Bar at the Folies-Bergere². It was during the late 1850's when Manet was serving as a naval cad ...

(11 pages) 204 1 4.4 Apr/1997

Subjects: Art Essays