Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec

French painter, printmaker, draftsman, and illustartor

Major Accomplishments

Was known among Van Gogh and Gaugin as one of the greatest painters in Post-Impressionist era.
He is known for "The Streetwalker" and "At the Moulin Rouge"

Life in Paris

Drawn to Montmarte, Paris because of its bohemian lifestyle. Became regarded as one of the people of Montmarte
Was summoned to create posters when the Moulin Rouge cabaret opened. Subjects were mainly cabaret dancers
Extremely social and inspired trust among friends