Click on the pastel to enlarge or enhance it. LOOKING FOR A MASTERPIECE OR TWO? LET MARY CASSATT & EDGAR DEGAS BE YOUR GUIDES TOMORROW! The above work of art is used solely for educational purposes.
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Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it. Love me Sweet, with all thou art, Feeling, thinking, seeing; Love me in the lightest part, Love me in full being.* Elizabeth […]
Click on the works of art to enlarge or enhance them. How about a day in the park with Monet, escaping with him into the Parc Monceau. For it’s so easy to become lost in this Impressionist setting, where people are merely specks of paint on the artist’s canvas. To forget, if only momentarily, that […]
Please click on the work of art to ENLARGE it. I hate darkness. Claude Monet once said that painting in general did not have light enough in it. I agree with him. We painters, however, can never reproduce sunlight as it really is. I can only approach the truth of it.* Joaquin Sorolla […]
STARTING TOMORROW MONET AND THE ART OF MEDITATION The above image is used solely for educational reasons. And Monet can be your artistic companion in Through an Artist’s Eyes: Learning to Live Creatively!
Click on the works of art to ENLARGE or ENHANCE them. The Moulin de la Galette, also located in the heart of Montmartre, was another favorite subject of Toulouse-Lautrec. It was once a windmill, dating back to the Middle Ages, that was converted into a dance hall in the nineteenth century, where it […]
Click on the painting to enhance it. NY CARLSBERG GLYPTOTEK Copenhagen, Denmark FAST FACTS Museum opened in 1897 in Copenhagen, based on collection of brewing magnate Carl Jacobsen (1842-1914); initial building constructed in the late nineteenth century is opulent in style; later additions in the twentieth century. Three major areas of art: Ancient Greek […]
Click on the painting to ENLARGE it. Childe Hassam, one of the leaders of American Impressionism, traveled often in the United States, especially in his native New England. A favorite spot was Appledore Island just off the New Hampshire coast where he created the enchanting work of art below. According to Hassam, “I spent some […]
Note: Please click on each image to highlight the individual work of art. Happy Birthday, Claude Monet (1840-1926), who is one of the most popular artists today. However, I would like to dedicate this blog to Camille Doncieux (1847-1879), Monet’s great love, whom he immortalized in numerous works of art, beginning when she was still […]