Thursday, 22 August 2019

Elisabeth (Nana) by Niki de Saint Phalle at the Strasbourg Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art



Elisabeth (Nana) [1965] – Sculpture (resin on metallic structure) by Niki de Saint Phalle






Further information


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Tuesday, 20 August 2019

Sketches from the North of France

A few sketches I did in the North of France earlier this year.

Two shops in Valenciennes.

Au Fil du Temps - inkpen and watercolour by Benoit Philippe

Cafe the 36 - Inkpen by Benoit Philippe

Two sketches done at the Lewarde Mining Historical Centre.

Busts of Charles Tauchon and Jules Marmottan - Inkpen by Benoit PHILIPPE

On the stove - inkpen by Benoit PHILIPPE

I did this last sketch literally in 5 minutes.

Thursday, 15 August 2019

Le Salon de musique by Vassily Kandinsky –Strasbourg Museum of Mordern and Contemprorary Art











Le Salon de musique (the Music Room) 1931 - Three walls with ceramics by Vassily Kandinsky (Moscow, 1866 - Neuilly-sur-Seine, 1944)

This is a replica of the Artcurial galery in 1975 from a model from 1931. Provenance: Donation from L'Oréal in 2006.

Three Studies for the Music Room.







The Museum
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Tuesday, 13 August 2019

Picasso –Strasbourg Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art



Personnage ceuillant des fleurs – Oil on panel by Pablo Picasso 



Personnages debout – Oil on panel by Pablo Picasso 


Buste de femme – Charcoal ond oil on canvas 



Musée d'Art Moderne et Contemporain (MAMC)
1 place Hans Jean Arp - 67000 Strasbourg - France
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Monday, 5 August 2019

Pont Saint-Thomas in Strasbourg



Pont Saint-Thomas - Ink pen and watercolour by Benoit Philippe


The Pont Saint-Thomas was built in 1841 and is one of the oldest cast iron bridge in France. The bridge goes over the Ill river in the centre of Strasbourg.