HENRI de TOULOUSE-LAUTREC
FRENCH ARTIST FOR PARISIAN NIGHTLIFE
WHO WAS HE?
Toulouse-Lautrec was a French artist who focused on expressive lines and colors to capture movement and dances.
Toulouse-Lautrec had a huge impact on how people experimented with new ideas in art.
One of his most famous pieces is "Moulin Rouge-La Goulue", a poster of a dance made in 1890.
LIFE IN PARIS
The bohemian lifestyle in Montmartre was especially fascinating to Toulouse-Lautrec. He spent time at a cabaret known as the Mirliton, socialized with the owner, and exhibited his works there. His posters were the soul part of his fame. They were all over the walls of Paris.