Tag Archive: Danish art

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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Mar 06

Arts Everyday Living: A Boy’s Life—Solitary Fishing

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.         A BOY’S LIFE SOLITARY FISHING ____________________ ____________________ …..To forget oneself is to be happy. Robert Louis Stevenson, Memories and Portraits Childhood was a popular subject of both Danish artist H. A. Brendekilde (1857-1942) and Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894).  To experience more …

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Feb 10

Arts Everyday Living: Inside the Royal Ballet—The Degas Connection?

PLEASE CLICK on the work of art to ENLARGE or ENHANCE it.         INSIDE THE ROYAL BALLET THE DEGAS CONNECTION?   ____________________ ____________________ ____________________ I believe that we learn by practice.  Whether it means to learn to dance by practicing dance or to to learn to live by practicing living, the principles are the same. …

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Nov 22

Arts Everyday Living: A Pre-Thanksgiving Greeting—-Flowers, Fruit, and the Abundance of Life

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.         A PRE-THANKSGIVING GREETING FLOWERS, FRUIT AND THE ABUNDANCE OF LIFE     ____________________ ____________________   Stretching his hand to reach the stars, often man forgets the flowers at his feet. Jeremy Bentham Danish artist Otto Diderich Ottesen (1816-1892) specialized in flowers, reflected in …

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Jan 06

Arts Everyday Living: This Week at the Art Museum—Through a Mother’s Eyes

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.     THIS WEEK AT THE ART MUSEUM THROUGH A MOTHER’S EYES   For the breath of life is the sunlight……. Kahlil Gibran ____________________ ____________________ Skagens Museum, in which the striking Sunlight in the Blue Room now hangs, was founded in the early twentieth century by members …

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Nov 17

Arts Everyday Living: The Passing of the Seasons—Winter’s Arrival, Spring Hope

PLEASE click on the painting to ENLARGE it.     THE PASSING OF THE SEASONS WINTER’S ARRIVAL, SPRING HOPE   If Winter comes, can Spring be far behind? Percy Bysshe Shelley, Ode to the West Wind   For those of us who live in the Northern hemisphere, now experiencing the transition from autumn to winter, does spring …

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May 19

Arts Everyday Living: A Family Affair in Art–Memories of Summers by the Sea

Click on works of art to enlarge or enhance them.      A FAMILY AFFAIR IN ART, PART II MEMORIES OF SUMMERS BY THE SEA   I sometimes think that the whole effort is in vain, we have far too much to overcome….what significance does it really have if I paint, I shall never, never achieve anything really …

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Jan 02

Arts Everyday Living: Happy New Year: Hope, Smiles, and the Art of Childhood

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.     Another new year greeting through an artist’s eyes!  In my search for a painting to complement Alfred Lord Tennyson’s poetry below, I was delighted to find Soap Bubbles by Danish artist H.A. Brendekilde who until yesterday was unknown to me.  ____________________  ____________________ Hope Smiles from the …

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