Flemish landscape fables
The Fables du paysage flamand exhibition at the Palais des Beaux-Arts in Lille ...includes a hundred or so works by masters such as Bosch, Brueghel, Bles and Bril. Fascinating and enigmatic canvases where the imaginary world spills over into the density and abundance of the real world.
Robespierre (1758 – 1794)
"Incorruptible” according to some and a "bloodthirsty dictator" according to ...others, Robespierre was known for advocating democratic reforms, but also for his Reign of Terror during the French Revolution. Today, he remains a major controversial figure of this period.