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The story of Proust, the financier and the cumbersome Swiss guest

The story of Proust, the financier and the cumbersome Swiss guest

Writer and essayist, Thierry Laget publishes the correspondence between Marcel Proust and his influential banker friend Horace Finaly. We discover the character of Henri Rochat, a Vaudois and former waiter at the Ritz, who will live for three years at the expense of Marcel Proust. It is an unknown anecdote from the life of Marcel …

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The Incredible Story of “The Indiana Jones of the Art World”

The Incredible Story of “The Indiana Jones of the Art World”

It is 10:30 p.m. on a Friday when Arthur Brand receives the package he was nervously waiting for. His doorbell rings in the night, he opens the door and sees no one. At his feet, a cardboard box. According to believers, the golden reliquary contains vials containing drops of the blood of Jesus Christ collected …

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The Story of Hollywood Makeup Pioneer Max Factor

The Story of Hollywood Makeup Pioneer Max Factor

He is the man who changed the faces of the world by revolutionizing the makeup industry. Max Factor is today one of many affordable brands that populates the shelves of department stores. However, it marked the 20th century and the golden age of Hollywood. Born in Russia in 1872 (now Poland), Maksymilian Faktorowicz is passionate …

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Park Chan-wook returns with a love story

Park Chan-wook returns with a love story

(Seoul) Known for his ultra-violent thrillers that propelled South Korean cinema to the forefront of the world stage, Park Chan-wook returns with a completely different film, Decision to Leavea sober but deeply emotional love story. Posted at 11:52 Claire LEE France Media Agency Leading the South Korean box office since its release last week, the …

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