Sunday, June 12, 2011

Next Week or La Semaine Prochaine

A photograph of Gustave Caillebotte taken in 1892 by his brother,  Martial Caillebotte. Its tenderness takes my breath away.

Of this I can promise you, the week ahead will be full of surprises. Much like last week, but completely different. Not one post was planned.

On my calendar tomorrow is a visit to the Musée Jacquemart-André to see the exhibit of the Caillebotte brothers. Gustave Caillebotte has always been one of my favorite painters, but I didn't know his brother, Martial, was an extraordinary photographer.

I'm very excited.

Other probable subjects may include, but may not, or something more interesting may occur -- life is full of surprises after all. . .

1.) The pictures in my camera will be transferred to the computer and will result at some point in an On-the-Street post.

2.) Straw shoes and other miscellany from my notebook.

3.) News & Views

4.) This & That

And that's all she wrote.

Have a lovely Sunday.

Weather report from these parts: sweater necessary, but sunny -- in case you were wondering. . .


P.Gaye Tapp at Little Augury said...

It is an arresting poignant photograph. Love forward to your adventures. pgt

une femme said...

I'm so bummed that we weren't aware of the Caillebotte exhibit until we'd returned home! Hope you enjoy it. the J-A is such a nice museum, not overwhelmingly large.

YONKS said...

That photograph is divine!

Karena said...

Tish a wonderful photograph! I look forward to your upcoming posts!

Art by Karena

I have an amazing Giveaway from the Artisans at Novica. You will love it!

Beachside Cottage said...

Hi - I love your blog and think I'm one of your newest followers :o)

My husband and I honeymooned in Paris and Holland --- have a special place in my heart for that gorgeous city -- I love all your posts!


Ruben Rivera said...

Hi Tish,

Just wanted to stop by for a visit and say hello. I LOVE vintage photographs especially of two-footed and four-footed friends.

You might enjoy my last "story" on Heavenly Minded & Earthly Good.

All my best,

Pam @ over50feeling40 said...

You are so right, Tish, about the sweetness of the photograph..would love to see the exhibit!! I look forward to your street photos and hope that my busy week will not cause me to miss anything!! You have a wonderful Sunday as well!!

cigalechanta said...

another fan here of you and Caillebotte.
I have the beautiful book,
Caillebotte and his garden in Yerbe.

Anonymous said...

Love the divine photo. More please.

Weather wet here in the UK. When will summer arrive!!!!?

BigLittleWolf said...

Wonderful photo. Looking forward to whatever surprises are coming in the week ahead.

chasing lightning bugs said...

i had no idea there was a caillebotte photographer. is a wonderful photograph. i will be on the hunt for more now. enjoy your week

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