8 Key Contributors To The Underground Railroad
In the decades preceding the Civil War, up to 100,000 slaves escaped to the Northern free states or the “promised land” of Canada. Most received help along the way from abolitionists, who ran a vast, ...
Pere Lachaise Lap Dance
Père Lachaise Cemetery’s Victor Noir regularly receives posthumous hand jobs from the average public but the exquisite Dita VonTeese is not average and when it comes to sexy…she’s in a class by hersel...
Blood on the canvas: the greatest feuds in art history
In his exhibition You Were Shit in the 80s, artist Mackie imagines fictional feuds between great artists. He didn’t need to. Real art history is riddled with rivalries – from Leonardo’s attempted cast...
Van Gogh landscape to be shown for first time in 100 years
The significance of two handwritten numbers scribbled almost imperceptibly on the back had been overlooked until now. They have been found to correspond precisely with those on two separate lists of V...
Paul Gauguin Biography
Paul Gauguin - Biography. The complete works, large resolution images, ecard, rating, slideshow and more! One of the largest Paul Gauguin resource on the web!
Tahitian girls painting by Paul Gauguin 'becomes world's most expensive single work of art'
Qatar is understood to have acquired Gaugin's Nafea Faa Ipoipo (When Will You Marry?) for its state-run museums, just three years after spending £160million on a painting by Paul Cezanne.
French Impressionist Painter: Gustave Caillebotte
Gustave Caillebotte (19 August 1848 – 21 February 1894) was a French painter, member and patron of the group of artists known as Impressionists, though he painted in a much more realistic manner than ...
Louis Comfort Tiffany - Slideshow
Louis Comfort Tiffany (1848-1933). Pour ceux qui sintéressent à l'art nouveau, le nom de famille de l'Américain Louis Comfort Tiffany évoque des objets de dé...
Louis Comfort Tiffany
At The Morse Museum, an exquisite collection of the work of Louis Comfort Tiffany resides. It's difficult to describe the beauty in his work. Pictures just d...
Gustave Caillebotte
Pocos pintores, por no decir ninguno, contribuyeron tanto al fenómeno impresionista como Gustave Caillebotte (1848-1894), y, sin embargo, este nombre aparece...
Jules Bastien-Lepage
Jules Bastien-Lepage, French Naturalist painter, sculptor & printmaker born 1 November 1848 - died 10 December 1884.
Paul Gauguin
The works of Gauguin [French Post-Impressionist Painter, 1848-1903] The voices of The Tahitian Choir.
8 Key Contributors To The Underground Railroad
In the decades preceding the Civil War, up to 100,000 slaves escaped to the Northern free states or the “promised land” of Canada. Most received help along the way from abolitionists, who ran a vast, ...
Pere Lachaise Lap Dance
Père Lachaise Cemetery’s Victor Noir regularly receives posthumous hand jobs from the average public but the exquisite Dita VonTeese is not average and when it comes to sexy…she’s in a class by hersel...
Arinobu Fukuhara
Arinobu Fukuhara (福原 有信, Fukuhara Arinobu, May 10, 1848 – March 30, 1924) was the head of Apothecary Shiseidō (which in 1927 would be incorporated as Shiseidō) and Toku Fukuhara (福原 とく,...
Blood on the canvas: the greatest feuds in art history
In his exhibition You Were Shit in the 80s, artist Mackie imagines fictional feuds between great artists. He didn’t need to. Real art history is riddled with rivalries – from Leonardo’s attempted cast...
Calvin Paige
Calvin DeWitt Paige (May 20, 1848 – April 24, 1930) was a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts.He was born in Southbridge, Massachusetts. He was president of the Central Cotton Mills Company, the So...
Calvin Paige - Wikipedia
Khan Bahadur Raja Jahandad Khan
Khan Bahadur Raja Jahandad Khan, CIE (1851–1905) was an Indian politician and Chief of Gakhars and a descendant of Sultan Sarang.Raja Jahandad took the title of Khan Bahadur on 24 May 1881 and the Co...
Kate Watts
Kate Watts (born Eunice Kate Nowlan, c.1848 - 25 February 1924) was a British secularist and feminist writer and lecturer, active in the National Secular Society (NSS) in the 19th and early 20th cent...
John Roche (politician)
John Roche (1848–27 August 1914) was an Irish politician.Born in Woodford, Co Galway, he was the son of William Roche, a miller and farmer. He was a tenant on the Woodford estate of the Earl of Clanri...
Roch-Pamphile Vallée
Roch-Pamphile Vallée (May 28, 1848 – October 9, 1935) was a journalist, newspaper editor and political figure in Quebec. He represented Portneuf in the Canadian House of Commons from 1878 to 1882 as a...
Roch-Pamphile Vallée - Wikipedia
Otto Lilienthal
Otto Lilienthal (23 May 1848 – 10 August 1896) was a German pioneer of aviation who became known as the Glider King. He was the first person to make well-documented, repeated, successful glidin...
Otto Lilienthal - Wikipedia
Maecenas Eason Benton
Maecenas Eason Benton (January 29, 1848 – April 27, 1924) was a U.S. Representative from Missouri. He was the father of Thomas Hart Benton, who gained fame as a painter of the American Scene.
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Joseph Beck (baritone)
Joseph Beck (1848, Vienna - 1903, Pozsony, Hungarian Kingdom) was an Austrian operatic baritone of Hungarian descent, and the son of opera singer Johann Nepomuk Beck. Possessing a rich dramatic voice,...
Andrew Onderdonk
Andrew Onderdonk (30 August 1848 – 21 June 1905) was an American construction contractor who worked on several major projects in the West, including the San Francisco seawall in California and t...
Andrew Onderdonk - Wikipedia