Among the treasures of the Comedie-Francaise, interesting
alike to students of letters and of art, is a painting
by Vanloo. It bears the date of 1753, and represents
a man of doubtf...
The French novelist and dramatist Pierre Carlet de Chamblain de Marivaux (1688-1763) created a complex and eminently personal style, indicating the gradual transition in France from 17th-century neocl...