Girl with mandolin (Fanny Tellier) – Pablo Picasso, 1910
The fall colors of the cypress trees are on full display in the bayous!
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not certain of the translation: that’s what google translate says!
Amedee Julien Marcel-Clement (French, 1873-unknown): Plages Roses. Oil on canvas, 50 x 61 cm (19.7 x 24 inches). Private Collection.
i would have guessed maybe “red sails” but “playa” is beach in spanish, so plages may well be beaches in french. red is rouge, rose, pink, in french… i am by no stretch of the imagination francophonic! i just can detect no trace of a pink beach anywhere… the sails are what caught my eye.
in 1973, salvadore dali had some interesting art in the – for those times – scandalous magazine, playboy. the salvadore dali facebook page just posted this, but with a heinous blur in order to comply with facebook’s censorship policy. this is how it is supposed to look!