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Flegel Lunch with fried eggs

Arts Everyday Living: For the Love of Food–Fried Eggs, Loaf of Bread & Refreshment

There is no sincerer love than the love of food. George Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman German artist Georg Flegel (1566-1638) specialized in painting food dishes like Snack with Fried Eggs above.  Irish playwright George Bernard Shaw (1865-1950) is best known for works such as Major Barbara, Saint Joan, Caesar and Cleopatra, and Pygmalion which later inspired the musical My Fair […]

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Arts Everyday Living: An Artist’s Palate—The Art of Food, Calorie-Free Highlights

PLEASE click, sometimes twice, on the works of art to ENLARGE or ENHANCE them.   AN ARTIST’S PALATE: THE ART OF FOOD, PART I  MONDAY AT THE ART MUSEUM Still recovering from Thanksgiving dinner?  Or are you ready for another feast, calorie-free, with no chance of indigestion? An Artist’s Palate: The Art of Food Through the Centuries, Part […]

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