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More than 50 museums and exhibition venues are open, including the Louvre, Musee D’Orsay and the Picasso and Rodin museums, plus nearly a dozen chateaus, including Versailles.
The file is a mint copy, an original, like the Mona Lisa that hangs in the Louvre.This NFT Painting Is a Work of Art - Issue 104: Harmony|Arthur I. Miller|August 18, 2021|Nautilus
Lupin delivers all the sumptuously shot high-speed chases, explosions, heists and glittering set pieces you could want—many of them set at grand Parisian landmarks like the Louvre and the Théâtre du Châtelet.If TV Is the New Film, We Need More Shows Like Lupin|Judy Berman|June 10, 2021|Time
As New York’s premiere art institution and the third most visited museum in the world, after the Louvre and the National Museum of China, many art lovers and smaller cultural institutions wondered how the mega museum would fare during the pandemic.The herculean effort it takes to maintain the Met museum during a lockdown|Anne Quito|September 25, 2020|Quartz
By Nick Mafi The Mona Lisa was stolen from the Louvre in August 1911.7 Must-Read Stories about Mexican Cartels, Kansas City and Picasso: The Best of The Beast|William Boot|October 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The penniless Pieret announced his intentions of stealing more art from the woefully guarded Louvre to make more money.
As an expression of gratitude, Paul donated thirty-three of these paintings to major French museums, including the Louvre.My Grandfather's War: Recovering the Art the Nazis Stole|Anne Sinclair|October 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I had been to Louvre and seen the [Mona Lisa], but it never crossed my mind to be interested in who she was as a person.The Life of Lisa Gherardini del Giocondo, the (Most Likely) Real 'Mona Lisa'|Justin Jones|August 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Jean-Dominique Vivant Denon, the first director of the Louvre Museum, had the same plan.
Prud'hon painted several portraits of Mlle. Mayer, the best-known being now in the Louvre.Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D.|Clara Erskine Clement
Finally the great open court of the Louvre is reached—here a halt is made and a general romp occurs.The Real Latin Quarter|F. Berkeley Smith
Now Suzanne is far away from the Louvre and the old Greek marbles; she is in the kingdom of the birds and the flowers.Child Life In Town And Country|Anatole France
He found him in bed, having prayers read to him by an old servant who had followed him to the Louvre, and shared his captivity.
Every noise was hushed, and one might have heard a bat fly in the somber corridors of the Louvre.
British Dictionary definitions for louvre (1 of 2)
- any of a set of horizontal parallel slats in a door or window, sloping outwards to throw off rain and admit air
- Also called: louvre boards the slats together with the frame supporting them
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British Dictionary definitions for louvre (2 of 2)
Cultural definitions for louvre
An art museum in Paris, formerly a royal palace. The Mona Lisa, Venus de Milo, and thousands of other works of art are exhibited there.