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Passionate About Paris: The Musée d’Orsay

Courtesy of The Musée d’Orsay

Pondering on Paris (as I so frequently do)  always leads to a yearning for a stroll through the hallowed halls of the Musée d’Orsay – one of my favourite art museums.  So why is it so special?

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Drawing, Painting? I’m a 404….

Courtesy of The Musee d'Orsay

Drawing? Painting? Nope, my brain’s default code on this one is 404. There’s a communication breakdown in my circuitry that renders two (usually) fairly capable hands quite useless when it comes to producing an image either from imagination, memory or even (horror) a copy.

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I’m no W.C. Fields

It’s time to put my neck on the block again and this time I have a hunch that I’m going to upset a few people. So before I go any further I’d like to state quite categorically that I’m not a child-hater. Continue reading