Provides teachers of French with a resource for using the lives and works of the greatest French artists as a context for language acquisition. Written entirely in French the manual contains background information on 8 artists with exercises for developing all four skills and a "guide pedagogique" with lessons to help students understand, interpret and discuss works of art. Also includes ideas of presentations, debates, and projects with rubrics for assessing each assignment. Degas, Gaugin, Manet, Monet, Renoir, Toulouse-Lautrec, Utrillo, Seurat. 100 pages.