Arts Everyday Living: Memories of Childhood–Going to School on an Early Autumn Day

Marianne von Werefkin, Autumn, oil, before 1939, Museo Communale d’Arte Moderna, Ascona, Switzerland

Russian-German-Swiss artist Marianne von Werefkin (1860-1938) uses the colorful and energetic Expressionist style to recreate a crisp autumn landscape, filled with a long, curving line of schoolchildren followed by  their protective teacher.

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