A story behind a grave marker in Montparnasse

It’s a little hard to reconcile that these three images relate to one another, but they do. Starting with an unusual grave at the Cimetière du Montparnasse, our sister site The Arts Adventurer looks into the story of the man buried at this grave, and comes up with some interesting tidbits about his life and art. Jacques-Louis David tried three times to win the Prix de Rome and failed, but this man succeeded. For the full story, check it out here.

The Arts Adventurer investigates the grave of French painter Gerard Barthelemy

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