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The Café-Concert  1879

by Edouard Manet

Depicted place: Cabaret de Reischoffen, Boulevard de Rochechouart, Paris [br] Manet was the quintessential "Painter of Modern Life," a phrase coined by art critic and poet Charles Baudelaire. In 1878-79, he painted a number of scenes set in the Cabaret de Reichshoffen on the Boulevard Rochechouart, where women on the fringes of society freely intermingled with well-heeled...
Height: 47.3 cm (18.6 in) x Width: 39.1 cm (15.4 in)
Oil on canvas
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