Contemporary 19th and 20th Century French Art

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This report seeks to explore and compare the contemporary social critiques with the modernist myth surrounding the city of Paris in the late 19th century. The sharp contrast of interpretation on both sides is exemplified through three major artworks, Le Train dans la Neige, la Locamotive by Claude Monet, Dans un Café Dit Aussi, L’Absinthe by Edgar Degas, and Bal du Moulin de la Galette by Pierre Auguste Renoir.

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Contemporary 19th and 20th Century French ArtThis report seeks to explore and compare the contemporary social critiques with the modernist myth surrounding the city of Paris in the late 19th century. The sharp contrast of interpretation on both sides is exemplified through three major artworks, Le Train dans la Neige, la Locamotive by Claude Monet, Dans un Caf Dit Aussi, LAbsinthe by Edgar Degas, and Bal du Moulin de la Galette by Pierre Auguste Renoir. Each painting exudes deeper meaning by way of brush stroke, color, style, composition, content, symbolism, and so much more beyond the painted surface seen at first glance. Together, the three paintings display social views from different perspectives developed from Haussmannization (Clark, 24), a period in which the city of Paris was renovated and revamped to make way for a new spectacular Paris with wider boulevards an

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