Chavannes


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Cha·vannes

 (shä-vän′), Pierre Puvis de
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Chavannes

(French ʃavan)
n
(Biography) See Puvis de Chavannes
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Cha•vannes

(ʃaˈvan)

n.
Puvis de, Puvis de Chavannes, Pierre.
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Already Puvis de Chavannes, by one of his superb panels in the Boston Library, has admitted the telephone and the telegraph to the world of art.
Fielding and Marc Chavannes, were aiming to invent a new wallpaper by laminating two plastic sheets with air bubbles, before realising the product would better serve as a packing material.
For the first time in its 40-year history, Michael Werner Gallery is looking back to the 19th century, staging an exhibition of the French painter Pierre Puvis de Chavannes in London (until 10 November; Fig.
She was soon posing for Pierre Puvis de Chavannes, an eminent painter of murals, and by 17 she was a favoured model and the mistress of Pierre-Auguste Renoir.
These artists took serious inspiration from Pierre Puvis de Chavannes, whose vast public murals spurred the move away from academicism toward modernist flatness and linearity.
(6.) Beau De Rochars VE, Alam MT, Telisma T, Masse R, Chavannes S, Anilis MG, et al.
Chavannes of the Leiden University Medical Center at Leiden, the Netherlands, said: "Joint international guidelines provide clear directions on the diagnosis and treatment of COPD, including the prevention or, at least, minimization of acute exacerbations and hospitalization.
Friday in Third Floor Ballroom at Downtown Athletic Club, 999 Willamette St.; speakers include Raquel Gwynn, Sharon Tabor and Randy Bernstein from Eugene School District and Peter Chavannes from the city of Eugene; program will explain how the school district and community partners use research-based approaches to raise up vulnerable elementary and middle school students and promote a college going culture; program will review BEST ("Boosting and Enriching Students Today") and AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination" curricula; guest/gallery admission is $5, free for City Club members; meeting will be broadcast Monday at 6:30 p.m.
Other pre-symbolist artists were Pierre Puvis de Chavannes (1824-1898), and Gustave Moreau (1826-1898).