Louise Bourgeois, *1911 – 2010

Louise Bourgeois, Photo Text Portrait: 1911 – 2010. Textportrait Louise Bourgeois by Ralph Ueltzhöffer 2010, December 03. Biography Text (December 03, 2010 by Wikipedia.org – Louise Bourgeois). Louise Joséphine Bourgeois (French pronunciation: [lwiz buʁʒwa]; 25 December 1911-31 May 2010),[1] was a renowned French-American artist and sculptor, best known for her contributions to both modern and contemporary art, and for her spider structures, titled Maman, which resulted in her being nicknamed the Spiderwoman. […]

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Jean Jacques Rousseau, *June 28, 1712 – 1778

Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Text Portrait, Ralph Ueltzhoeffer (*1712)

Jean Jacques Rousseau, Photo Text Portrait: *June 28, 1712 – 1778. Textportrait Jean Jacques Rousseau by Ralph Ueltzhöffer 2010, August 16. Biography Text (Photo: August 16 by Wikipedia.org – Jean Jacques Rousseau). French Revolution, Rousseau was the most popular of the philosophes among members of the Jacobin Club […]

Coco Chanel, *August 19, 1883 – 1971

Coco Chanel, Text Portrait, Ralph Ueltzhoeffer (*1883)

Coco Chanel, Photo Text Portrait: *August 19, 1883 – 1971. Textportrait Coco Chanel by Ralph Ueltzhoeffer 2009, September 29. Biography Text (Photo: April 17 by Wikipedia.org – Coco Chanel). French fashion designer whose modernist philosophy, menswear-inspired fashions, and pursuit of expensive simplicity made her an important figure in 20th-century fashion […]

Charles Baudelaire, *April 9, 1821 – 1867

Charles Baudelaire, Text Portrait, Ralph Ueltzhoeffer (*1821)

Charles Baudelaire, Photo Text Portrait: *April 9, 1821 in Paris – 31. August 1867. Textportrait Charles Baudelaire by Ralph Ueltzhöffer 2010, March 21. Biography Text (Photo: September 12 by Wikipedia.org – Charles Baudelaire). French poet and translator. A controversial figure in his lifetime, Baudelaire’s name has become a byword for literary and artistic decadence […]