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L’Opéra Garnier de Paris

  •  Detail of the torchères au tambourin, on the Grand Escalier, engraved by Albert-Ernest Carrier-Belleuse.
  •  The Loggiato of the Opéra
  •  View from the Loggiato of the Avenue de l’Opéra
  •  Le Salon du Glacier, reminiscent of the Belle Époque
  •  The Opéra Auditorium, with the Marc Chagall ceiling fresco
  •  The magnificent Grand Foyer, painted by Paul Baudry

Portrait of a Dancer (1893). Pierre Carrier-Belleuse (French, 1851–1932). Oil on canvas.

Carrier-Belleuse was the son of the famous sculptor, Albert Ernest Carrier-Belleuse. He studied under Alexandre Cabanel (1823-1889) and Pierre-Victor Galland (1822-1892) at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts and first exhibited work at the Paris Salon in 1875.