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1895 in art

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1895 in art

Events

  • January 1 – Alphonse Mucha's lithographed poster for the play Gismonda starring Sarah Bernhardt is posted in Paris. Bernhardt is so satisfied with its success that she gives Mucha a six-year contract.
  • April 13 – The Russian Museum is established in Saint Petersburg by Nicholas II.
  • April 30 – First Venice Biennale opens.
  • July 3 – Paul Gauguin leaves France to settle permanently in Polynesia.
  • October – Edvard Munch exhibits an extended series of his Love paintings in Christiania.
  • November – Paul Cézanne has his first solo exhibition, at the Paris gallery of Ambroise Vollard.
  • Bernard Berenson publishes Lorenzo Lotto: An Essay in Constructive Art Criticism.
  • P. H. Emerson publishes his last photographic book, Marsh Leaves.
  • M. H. de Young Memorial Museum opened in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco.
  • Works

  • Aubrey Beardsley – Venus Between Terminal Gods (ink drawing)
  • Paul Cézanne
  • The Boy in the Red Vest
  • Still Life with Cherub (approximate date)
  • Edgar Degas
  • After the Bath, Woman drying herself (probable latest date)
  • Photographic self-portrait
  • Thomas Eakins – Portrait of Maud Cook
  • Paul Gauguin – Oviri (stoneware)
  • Countess Feodora von Gleichen – Statue of Queen Victoria surrounded by children, Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal
  • J. W. Godward
  • Mischief And Repose
  • The Muse Erato At Her Lyre
  • Winslow Homer – Cannon Rock
  • George W. Joy
  • The Bayswater Omnibus
  • Joan of Arc
  • Sir Frederic Leighton
  • Candida
  • Flaming June
  • Lachrymae
  • Listener
  • The Maid with the Golden Hair
  • A Study
  • 'Twixt hope and fear
  • Juan Luna
  • La Bulaqueña
  • Tampuhan
  • Henry Arthur McArdle – Battle of San Jacinto
  • Louis Maurer – The Great Royal Buffalo Hunt
  • Gustave Moreau – Jupiter and Semele
  • Edvard Munch
  • After the Fall of Man (Ashes)
  • Jealousy
  • Madonna
  • Self-portrait with a cigarette
  • Self-portrait with skeleton arm (lithograph)
  • Roderic O'Conor – La Jeune Bretonne
  • Pierre-Auguste Renoir – Gabrielle et Jean
  • Tom Roberts – Bailed Up
  • John Singer Sargent – Frederick Law Olmsted
  • Carlos Schwabe – La mort du fossoyeur ("The Death of the Gravedigger")
  • Valentin Serov – Portrait of Countess Varvara Musina-Pushkina
  • Marianne Stokes – St. Elizabeth of Hungary Spinning for the Poor
  • Théophile Steinlen – Les Chanteurs des Rues
  • Vardges Sureniants – Desecrated Shrine
  • Dorothy Tennant – L'Amour Blessé
  • James Tissot – La femme préhistorique
  • Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec – Portrait of Oscar Wilde
  • Louis Tuaillon – Amazone zu Pferde (bronze equestrian statue, Berlin)
  • Laurits Tuxen – The Wedding of Tsar Nicholas II
  • John Henry Twachtman – The White Bridge (Minneapolis Institute of Arts)
  • Félix Vallotton – Clair de lune ("Moonlight")
  • W. L. Wyllie – The Opening of Tower Bridge
  • Births

  • January 21 – Cristóbal Balenciaga, Spanish fashion designer (died 1972)
  • March 1 – Ogura Yuki, Japanese nihonga painter (died 2000)
  • March 4 – Mikuláš Galanda, Slovak modernist painter and illustrator (died 1938)
  • March 29 – Anne Redpath, Scottish still life painter (died 1965)
  • April 7 – Jim Ede, English art collector (died 1990)
  • May 8 – Georg Muche, German painter (died 1987)
  • June 3 – Frank McKelvey, Irish painter (died 1974)
  • June 5 – William Roberts, British painter (died 1980)
  • July 2 – Gen Paul, French painter and engraver (died 1975)
  • July 19 – Xu Beihong, Chinese painter (died 1953)
  • August 7 – Alain Saint-Ogan, French comics author and artist (died 1974)
  • August 17 – Talbert Abrams, "father of aerial photography" (died 1990)
  • November 1 – David Jones, British poet and painter (died 1974)
  • December 26 – Jefto Perić, Serbian painter (died 1967)
  • date unknown
  • Ilija Bašičević, Serbian painter and father of painter-sculptor Dimitrije Bašičević (died 1972)
  • Marguerite Huré, French stained glass artist (died 1967)
  • Deaths

  • January 5 – Władysław Podkowiński, painter and illustrator (born 1866)
  • February 1 – Mary Thornycroft, sculptor (born 1809)
  • February 8 – Jean-François Portaels, painter (born 1818)
  • March 2 – Berthe Morisot, Impressionist painter (born 1841)
  • March 6 – Edwin Forbes, landscape painter and etcher (born 1839)
  • April 19 – Sir George Scharf, art critic (born 1820)
  • April 21 – Arthur Gilbert, painter (born 1819)
  • May 24 – Joseph Quinaux, landscape painter (born 1822)
  • September 21 – Silvestro Lega, painter (born 1826)
  • November 23 – Mauritz de Haas, painter (born 1832)
  • date unknown – Gaetano Milanesi, art historian (born 1813)
  • References

    1895 in art Wikipedia


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