Tag Archive: The Nabis

Jun 24

Arts Everyday Living: Intimate Spaces—Maternal Harmony, A Mother and Child

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.           INTIMATE SPACES MATERNAL HARMONY, A MOTHER AND CHILD         ____________________ ____________________ Conceive of a picture as a series of harmonies. Edouard Vuillard, Private Journal, 1890 French artists Edouard Vuillard (1868-1940) and Pierre Bonnard (1867-1947) applied the warm colors as well …

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Apr 13

Arts Everyday Living: Inside a French Home–Flowers, Flowers, Everywhere!

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.         INSIDE A FRENCH HOME FLOWERS, FLOWERS, EVERYWHERE!     ____________________ God loved the flowers and invented soil.  Man loved the flowers and invented vases. Jacques Deval French artist Edouard Vuillard (1868-1940) is often defined as a practitioner of intimism, an art movement rooted in the …

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Oct 09

Arts Everyday Living: Fall Flowers–Chrysanthemums & Foliage

Click on the work of art to enlarge and enhance it.             FALL FLOWERS CHRYSANTHEMUM MOMENT   ____________________ ____________________ Flowers grow out of dark moments.  Therefore each moment is vital….. Corita Kent* French painter Felix Valltoon (1865-1925) created not only oil paintings such as the intriguing Chrysanthemums and Autumn Foliage, but also a …

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Oct 01

Arts Everyday Living: A Week at the Sea—Dream Tides, Peacock Waves

PLEASE CLICK ON THE PAINTING TO ENLARGE IT.       A WEEK AT THE SEA DREAM TIDES, PEACOCK WAVES   Eternity begins and ends with the ocean’s tides. Unknown   ____________________ ____________________ Blue Seascape, Wave Effect created by French painter George Lacombe (1868-1916) symbolizes the spirt of The Nabis (meaning prophet in Hebrew), a group …

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