At the Moulin Rouge

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At the Moulin Rouge
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec - At the Moulin Rouge - Google Art Project.jpg
Artist Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
Year 1892 - 1895
Type Oil on canvas
Dimensions 123 cm × 140 cm (48 in × 55 in)
Location Art Institute of Chicago

At the Moulin Rouge is an oil-on-canvas painting by French artist Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. It was painted between 1892 and 1895. It is one of a number of works by Toulouse-Lautrec depicting the Moulin Rouge cabaret built in Paris in 1889. It portrays a group of three men and two women sitting around a table; The people at the table are (from right to left): Édouard Dujardin, dancer La Macarona, photographer Paul Secau and Maurice Guibert. The woman in the right foreground is English dancer May Milton. In the background on the right you can see La Goulue with a partner and the left background shows Lautrec himself and Gabriel Tapié de Céleyran. [1] It is currently displayed at the Art Institute of Chicago.

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External video
Toulouse-Lautrec's At the Moulin Rouge, Smarthistory[2]
  1. ^ Johnson, Ken (2005-03-18). "Lautrec's Life, High and Low". The New York Times. pp. para. 7. Archived from the original on 9 June 2008. Retrieved 2008-04-27. 
  2. ^ "Toulouse-Lautrec's At the Moulin Rouge". Smarthistory at Khan Academy. Retrieved March 4, 2013.