Tag Archive: art of the sea

Aug 17

Arts Everyday Living: Monet’s Special Island—the Coast, Sea & Rose-Gold Sky

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.         MONET’S SPECIAL ISLAND THE COAST, SEA & ROSE-GOLD SKY   ____________________ ____________________ I felt the need, in order to widen my field of observation, and to refresh my vision in front of new sights, to take myself away for a while from …

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Jul 28

Arts Everyday Living: An Impressionist Summer—Down to the Sea Again

PLEASE CLICK on the work of art to ENLARGE or ENHANCE it.           AN IMPRESSIONIST SUMMER DOWN TO THE SEA AGAIN     ____________________ ____________________ I must go down to the sea again, for the call of the running tide Is a wild call and a clear call that may not be denied: …

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Jun 20

Arts Everyday Living: In Monet’s Footsteps–Sorolla, Spain’s Foremost Impressionist

Please click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.           IN MONET’S FOOTSTEPS SOROLLA—SPAIN’S FOREMOST IMPRESSIONIST       ____________________   ____________________ ____________________ I hate darkness.  Claude Monet once said that painting in general did not have enough light in it.  I agree with him.  We painters, however,  can never …

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Apr 29

Arts Everyday Living: Winslow Homer & the Sea—Moonlight at Midnight

PLEASE click on the work of art to ENLARGE or ENHANCE it.         WINSLOW HOMER & THE SEA MOONLIGHT AT MIDNIGHT       ____________________ ____________________ Stars veil their beauty soon Besides the glorious moon, When her full silver light Doth make the whole earth bright. Sappho, fragment One of the leading American masters, Winslow Homer (1836-1910) …

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Mar 22

Arts Everyday Living: Looking Ahead to Summer—Little Girl on the Beach

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.       LOOKING AHEAD TO SUMMER LITTLE GIRL ON THE BEACH       ____________________ ____________________ The beaches are beautiful with whiter than white sands and the sea water is clear and inviting…Visit the inspiring museums and dwell in the world famous paintings by artists …

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Aug 16

Arts Everyday Living: On the Beach with Monet—The Coming Storm

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.           ON THE BEACH WITH MONET THE COMING STORM     Monet’s studies of the sea with the waves breaking on the cliffs are the truest marines I know. J. K. Huysmans, 1881* ____________________ ____________________   ____________________ *J.K. Huysmans (1848-1907) was a French …

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May 14

Arts Everyday Living: Japan’s Hiroshige and the Wildness of the Ocean

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.         HIROSHIGE WILD SEA, BREAKING WAVES   The breaking of a wave cannot explain the whole sea. Vladimir Nabokov ____________________ ____________________ The above image is used solely for educational purposes.

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May 04

Arts Everyday Living: Soaring Wings Over the Sea—The Art of Flight

BE SURE to click on the work of art to ENLARGE or EXPAND it.         SOARING WINGS OVER THE SEA THE ART OF FLIGHT     ____________________ ____________________ I believe that if one always looked at the skies, one would end up with wings. Gustave Flaubert The above image is used solely for educational purposes. …

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Mar 05

Arts Everyday Living: A Russian Impressionist’s Garden—Jewel of the Black Sea Coast

Please click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.         A RUSSIAN IMPRESSIONIST’S GARDEN JEWEL OF THE BLACK SEA COAST   A garden isn’t meant to be useful.  It’s a joy. Margaret Rumer Godden ____________________ ____________________ By the time Russian artist Konstantin Korovin (1861-1939) visited Paris in 1885 for the first …

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Oct 03

Arts Everyday Living: A Week at the Sea—Van Gogh & Heade, Peace in the Storm

PLEASE BE CERTAIN TO CLICK THE PAINTING TO ENLARGE IT.   A WEEK AT THE SEA THE COMING THUNDERSTORM   There is peace even in the storm.* Vincent van Gogh ____________________ ____________________ Martin Johnson Heade (1819-1904) was an early American landscape artist who traveled extensively, beginning in the northeastern United States, where he created the eerie Approaching Thunder …

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