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Ciel! Votre Mari!! - Patrick Nicholas-Fine Art Photographer
Based on “Rolla” 1878 by Gervex which in turn was based on an 1833 poem by Musset about a high class courtesan and her reckless young admirer, Rolla, who paid far more for her favours than he could afford. The painting had an unusual debut. The subject and its bold treatment was too much even ...