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d'Art d'Art - "La Joconde" - Vinci

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

France

The Mona Lisa, known in French as La Joconde, is one of the most famous paintings in the world. But do you know what happened to it on August 22, 1911?

d'Art d'Art - "Honoré de Balzac" - Rodin

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

France

There is an interesting story behind the statue of Balzac by the famous sculptor Rodin. He wasn't afraid to shock his audience. Find out why his decision to represent Balzac's genius caused quite a scandal.

d'Art d'Art - "La petite danseuse de 14 ans" - Degas

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

France

Edgar Degas' Little Fourteen-Year-Old Dancer might look unassuming at first glance, but it's actually an innovative sculpture that caused quite a scandal.

d'Art d'Art - "La Mort de Marat" - David

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

France

In his painting The Death of Marat, Jacques-Louis David made Marat a symbol of French revolutionary martyrdom. The painting represents Marat dying in his bathtub after being stabbed by Charlotte Corday in 1793.

d'Art d'Art - "Impression, soleil levant" - Monet

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

France

The Impressionist movement owes its name to Claude Monet's Impression, Sunrise. But the term "impressionist" was originally a slur, coined by a journalist criticizing the movement.

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