Tag Archive: American Impressionism

Mar 12

Arts Everyday Living: Summer in March–Crimson Roses, Impressionist Sunlight

Click on the work of art to ENLARGE or ENHANCE it.           SUMMER IN MARCH CRIMSON ROSES, IMPRESSIONIST SUNLIGHT   ____________________ ____________________ You love the roses—so do I.  I wish The sky would rain down roses…. George Eliot, Roses American Impressionist Philip Leslie Hale (1865-1931) created the haunting Crimson Rambler at his home near Boston, where …

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Feb 22

Arts Everyday Living: Springtime in Paris—Awakenings on the Seine

Click on the work of art to ENLARGE or ENHANCE it.       SPRINGTIME IN PARIS AWAKENINGS ALONG THE SEINE     ____________________ ____________________ A Light exists in spring Not present on the year At any other period When March is scarcely here. Emily Dickinson, A Light Exists in Spring Both American Impressionist Childe Hassam (1859-1935) and poet …

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Jan 23

Arts Everyday Living: An Impressionist Spring in January–In the Flowering Woods

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.         AN IMPRESSIONIST SPRING IN JANUARY IN THE FLOWERING WOODS       The beautiful spring came; and when nature remembers her loveliness, the human soul is apt to revive also. Harriet Ann Jacobs ____________________ ____________________     ____________________ Here’s a welcome harbinger of …

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Jan 15

Arts Everyday Living: Decorative Impressionism—The Girl in Blue

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.         DECORATIVE IMPRESSIONISM THE GIRL IN BLUE       ____________________ ____________________ A happy life must be to a great extent a quiet life, for it is only in an atmosphere of quiet that true joy can be found. Bertrand Russell* American artist …

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Nov 24

Arts Everyday Living: A Time of Thanksgiving–The Golden Hills of Vermont

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.             A TIME OF THANKSGIVING THE GOLDEN HILLS OF VERMONT   ____________________ ____________________ Our rural ancestors, with little blest, Patient of labour when the end was rest, Indulged the day that housed their annual grain, With feasts, and offerings, and a …

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Oct 17

Arts Everyday Living: Impressionist’s View-Woman with a Japanese Parasol

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.           WOMAN WITH A JAPANESE PARASOL THROUGH AN AMERICAN IMPRESSIONIST’S EYES ____________________ ____________________ Her little Parasol to lift And once to let it down Her whole Responsibility To imitate be Mine. Emily Dickinson, Her Little Parasol to Lift American Impressionist Guy Rose (1867-1925) …

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Sep 03

Arts Everyday Living: Memory of a Giverny Summer by Monet’s Neighbor

PLEASE click on the work of art to ENLARGE or ENHANCE it.         A MEMORY OF SUMMER AT GIVERNY THROUGH THE EYES OF MONET’S NEIGHBOR   ____________________ ____________________ I almost wish we were butterflies and liv’d but three summer days—three such days with you I could fill with more delight than fifty common years could …

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Jul 23

Arts Everyday Living: The Beauty of the Future–An Impressionist Vision

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.           THE BEAUTY OF THE FUTURE AN IMPRESSIONIST VISION   The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. Attributed to Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962) ____________________ ____________________ Frank Weston Benson (1862-1951) is an American Impressionist and Summertime above one of his …

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May 12

Arts Everyday Living: Moonlight in May—the Soul of the Night

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.       MOONLIGHT IN MAY THE SOUL OF THE NIGHT ____________________ ____________________ It was a night so beautiful that the soul seemed hardly able to bear the prison of the body. W. Somerset Maugham, The Moon and Sixpence The above image is used solely for …

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Oct 24

Arts Everyday Living: October Morning Strolling–Children, A Dog & the Sunlight

Click on the painting to enlarge or enhance it.     OCTOBER MORNING THROUGH AN ARTIST’S EYES   I’m so glad that I live in a world where there are Octobers. L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables   ____________________ ____________________ Lucy Maud Montgomery was a Canadian writer whose series Anne of Green Gables, about an orphan living on …

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