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Portrait The woman with the blue bird - Désiré Philippe 1860
Oil on canvas signed and dated D.Philippe 1860 lower left.
Désiré Philippe is a painter born in 1823, pupil of Picot, he exhibited at the salon from 1848 to 1874.
The museum of Auch retains one of his paintings "The nymph Echo".
The painting is of a high quality, the drapery is soft, the light and the impression of the paintings make it a master piece for the artist.
The painting is a representation of a poem by Cattule.
Catullus was a Roman poet. According to Suetonius, he was born in Verona in Cisalpine Gaul or perhaps in Sirmio on Lake Benacus in -84. He died around -54 in Rome.
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