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Arts Everyday Living: Redon---A New Interpretation

Arts Everyday Living: Redon—A New Interpretation

Click on Sita to enhance the work of art.   “A title is justified only when it is vague, indeterminate and when it aims even confusedly at the equivocal. MY WORKS INSPIRE AND DO NOT OFFER EXPLANATIONS. They resolve nothing. They place us, just as music does, in the ambiguous world of the indeterminate.”* Odilon […]

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Arts Everyday Living: Vincent Van Gogh—Artistic Companion of the Week—Fast Facts

PLEASE click on the paintings and photographs to ENLARGE them. The Artistic Companion of the Week is the legendary Vincent van Gogh.  I’ve provided a summary of his biography and a “teaser” of his works of art for today’s blog.  Coming Wednesday: Portrait of a Friendship.   Born:   March 30, 1853, Zundert, Netherlands. Died:   July […]

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Arts Everyday Living: Musee Toulouse-Lautrec---A Museum of His Own

Arts Everyday Living: Musee Toulouse-Lautrec—A Museum of His Own

  HENRI TOULOUSE-LAUTREC MUSEUM ALBI, FRANCE     FAST FACTS Largest collection of Toulouse-Lautrec works of art anywhere!  Over 1000 paintings, drawings, lithographs and other media from all periods of his career including the night life of the Moulin Rouge. Artilleryman Saddling His Horse above is just one of several examples of Lautrec’s paintings done […]

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Arts Everyday Living: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek---A Museum Treasure in Copenhagen

Arts Everyday Living: Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek—A Museum Treasure in Copenhagen

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 […]

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