Young girls in a landscape. The colours and shapes overwhelm the subject. The children and the swans, are perhaps a symbol about innocence. Five Shades of Hornel’s painting. Well Read … Continue reading Five Shades of Hornel. 1904.
One of the prominent figures in America of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Ranger is considered a leader of the Tonaliste movement. Beginning in 1899, Ranger became a … Continue reading High Bridge, New York. 1905.
Often working at a grand scale, he creates sketchy, vigorously executed images of human figures, heads, and faces using a multicolored patchwork of brushstrokes.
Tim is relaxing with his family in the kitchen of his large, rural (second) home. His business partner (in yellow) has just told him that he is now an extremely wealthy man, as they have sold their software business to Richard Branson. On the table is a still life demonstrating the cultural bounty of his affluent lifestyle.
Luca Giordano. 1634 – 1705. Musée ou collection : Philamuseum. Sebastian, a Roman soldier turned Christian, was stripped and shot with arrows for shielding Christian martyrs in defiance of the Emperor. He … Continue reading Saint Sebastian Cured by Irene. 1665.
Piet Mondrian. Amaryllis on Blue Background, 1910
“Une sorte de peinture hiéroglyphe, aux couleurs bleu et rouge vaporeuse.” Tendresse, délicatesse, poésie, harmonie et fantaisie irriguent l’oeuvre plurielle de Klee. Après avoir vu le Picasso surréaliste lors d’une rétrospective … Continue reading La Belle Jardinière, 1939. Paul Klee.