• Eugène Galien-Laloue's Paris

    13 days ago - By Art Contrarian

    Eugène Galien-Laloue (1854-1941) was a prolific painter of landscapes and cityscapes, and is best known for his depictions of Paris. A brief Wikipedia entry is here , and from it you can link to a longer French version. But for a richly detailed exposition on him, I strongly suggest this site.
    It seems that Galien-Laloue - Laloue was his actual family name - was an odd character in several respects. He was something of a loner who focused on his work rather than the socializing that many famous Paris-based artists did. He had three wives, all of them sisters. He used several aliases when...
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