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Arts Everyday Living: Art Walks–A Perfect Afternoon Along the Seine River

Reposted blog.   ART WALKS AN AFTERNOON ALONG THE SEINE RIVER   Every picture shows a spot with which the artist has fallen in love.* Alfred Sisley French Impressionist Alfred Sisley (1839-1899) decidedly “fell in love” with many scenic places along the Seine including the Parisian suburb of Villeneuve-la-Garenne and its recently built bridge. Of […]

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Arts Everyday Living: The Art of Tranquility—Mary Cassatt & Childhood Memories

    THE ART OF TRANQUILITY THROUGH AN ARTIST’S EYES  Are you sometimes nostalgic for childhood? Do you remember the peaceful transition between consciousness and sleep, leaving the waking world behind until the next morning. Drowsy, weary, nearly dreaming, lulled by the comfort of a warm bath and a familiar lap. American Impressionist Mary Cassatt (1844-1926) […]

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