Moulin Rouge, Paris. Ruffles, feathers, beads, sparkles, pearls, diamonds, satin, lace. All the things girls love.
I'm not sure Lysistrata is as Romantic as this, but there's something about the saturation and busyness of this film that resonates.
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. At the Moulin Rouge. 1892-93. Post-Impressionism.
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec painting “At the Moulin Rouge: The Dance”. Photographed by Maurice Gilbert, 1890s.
"At The Moulin Rouge" I call her Lady Green Face, see it at Chicago Art Institute, take me to it and you won't get me away for at least 10 minutes
At the Moulin Rouge: The Clowness Cha-U-Kao by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
"I have stolen your granny's net curtains, and I won't give them back!" - we understand that is a verbatim quote from this dancer at the Moulin Rouge in Paris in 1926
A Night At The Moulin Rouge by S.H Make-Up Artist, via Flickr @Youngblood Mineral Cosmetics
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, At the Moulin Rouge or The Promenade, 1891-92, Oil on cardboard, 80 x 65 cm, Private collection
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec - The Dance at the Moulin Rouge (detail showing Valentin Desosse), 1889