Édouard Manet:

Zacharie Astruc-guitarist

ENLARGE

Édouard Manet:

The Spanish singer

ENLARGE

Romance Anonimo - Romantic guitar

ENLARGE EDOUARD  MANET  -  LITHO PLAINTE MORESQUE 


PLAINTE MORESQUE - JACQUES BOSCH

HANS MEIJER - ROMANTIC GUITAR

Eva Gonzalès  painting in Manet’s studio 1870,

by Édouard Manet  

see the guitar on the painting behind the table

Manet - Street singer

Victorine Meurent.

El taestament d’Amèlia - anonimo

Manet - La joueuse de guitare

Victorine Meurent.

Jacques Bosch - Étoilles et fleurs

Sor songs

Maria Luz Alvarez - soprano

Hans Meijer - French painted  guitar

Guitar restored by Hans Meijer 1990

Recorded 1995

Si mis ojos te dicen

De amor en las prisiones

El que quisera amando

Muchacha, y la vergüenza

Cesa de atormentarme

Spanish things were important to Manet: of Manet’s 15 oil paintings in 1860-61, six are on Spanish themes; but in 1862, of 18 paintings, no less than 15 are on Spanish themes.

In 1865 Manet travelled to Spain.