Fezzik In Paris

Two Americans, three cats, and too many places named "de Gaulle"

Posters work. Header images, which are the spiritual successors to posters, work as well. I fully admit that our trip to the petit palais was prompted entirely by a header image that I saw while skimming through a blog that I read. I acknowledge that I had been psychologically primed by the title, “Les 5 …

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In the processed-the-pictures-but-never-quite-got-around-to-posting-them category, I have a handful of shots from a couple of weeks back in which we thoroughly raided the petit palais, Short version: Oscar Wilde wasdisappointing, l’art de la paix was fucking amazing (they had the signed and sealed peace treaty between François I and Henry VIII, amongst other documents), and modernités belle …

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Last Friday evening (yes, I am behind, thanks for asking) we went in search of Joseph Ducreux at the Louvre. We were not successful, though we continue to find whole sections of the museum that we’ve somehow missed on our previous visits. Saturday we headed to the petit palais for Paper Tigers, only to discover that …

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