Tag Archive: Realist art

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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Jun 24

Arts Everyday Living: Inside Russian Art, II—The Girl from Long Ago

      INSIDE RUSSIAN ART: THE GIRL FROM LONG AGO   A magic moment I remember: I raised my eyes and you were there….. Alexander Pushkn ____________________ ____________________ Ilya Repin (1844-1930) was prized for his realist style in 19th century Russia, acclaimed nationally as his country’s leading visual artist. His painted accomplishments ranged from …

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Mar 13

Arts Everyday Living: Birds in Art—A Child and a Goldfinch, Signs of Hope

PLEASE CLICK on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.   HOPE IS THE THING WITH FEATHERS “Hope” is the thing with feathers – That perches in the soul – And sings the tune without the words – And never stops – at all –  ____________________ ____________________   And sweetest – in the Gale – …

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Jul 21

Arts Everyday Living: Monday at the Art Museum—Artists’ Letters to the World

Please click on the individual works of art to enlarge or enhance them.    LETTERS TO THE WORLD: A MESSAGE FROM THE ARTIST EXHIBITION OF THE WEEK   In the age of e-mail and twitter, letter writing is a dying art.  However, until just recently, corresponding with friends, family, and especially lovers on paper was a popular …

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