Category Archives: Artists

Madame Tussauds – the Art of Copy

Sometimes the artists create something completely new finding inspiration in their imagination. However, the talent of reproducing the existing object with great preciseness is also a form of art which associates, first of all, with the name of Marie Tussaund who has later become known as Madame Tussaunds.

Marie Tussaund was born in 1761 and moved in Paris together with her family when she was two. Her step-father worked in the sphere of anatomy and made wax busts. Little Marie observed his work not knowing that it will become the passion of her life.

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Biography of Vincent Van Gogh

The famous museum of Vincent Van Gogh has gained its overwhelming popularity since its opening in 1973. During the recent years millions of tourists from all over the world have visited the museum. The exhibited drawings, paintings and photos make it possible to trace the stages of forming the talent of the great artist. In addition to that there are more than 700 letters stored in the museum. These letters were written by Van Gogh to his brother Theo. The development of this collection has a long and complicated history.

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