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Le Moulin de la Galette in Art

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Renoir_Dance_at_Le_Moulin_de_la_Galette_Musee_d'OrsayThe windmill Moulin de la Galette, in the district of Montmartre, was built in 1622. It was restored in 1978, but is not running.The mill was turned into a famous guinguette.
Artists, such as Renoir, van Gogh, Toulouse-Lautrec, Pissarro and Picasso have immortalized Le Moulin de la Galette, the most notable was Renoir’s festive painting, Bal du moulin de la Galette housed at the Musée d’Orsay.

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