Photographer's Note

Albi, for the 150th anniversary of the birth of the Albigensian painter Toulouse Lautrec, the windows of the city are decorated with quotations from the painter. Here the window of a barber ... "I would drink milk when cows graze grapes ..."

"On November 24, 1864, Henri Marie Raymond de Toulouse-Lautrec was born in Albi Montfa in the family hotel located rue du Bosc School-Mage, now rue Toulouse-Lautrec.
Iconic painter, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec is one of the greatest artists of the late nineteenth century. Portraitist, he also excels in the art of the poster that revolutionizes its incisive.
Revisiting the universe as diverse as cabaret, theater brothels ..., Toulouse-Lautrec Henri overcomes the traditional codes and occupied by his freedom of creative expression, a unique place which makes it very moving work. "

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