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Complete mummy of Artemidora from Meir in southern Middle Egypt...

2 days agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

Complete mummy of Artemidora from Meir in southern Middle Egypt by Molly Via Flickr: Another type of mummy cover especially common in, but not confined to, Middle Egypt, incorporated faces and even fully raised heads of molded clay or plaster. Show More Summary

Count Giacomo Durazzo (1717–1794) in the Guise of a Huntsman...

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Count Giacomo Durazzo (1717–1794) in the Guise of a Huntsman with His Wife (Ernestine Aloisia Ungnad von Weissenwolff, 1732–1794), probably early 1760s Martin van Meytens the Younger (Swedish, 1695-1770) Oil on canvas; 90 1/8 x 75 in. Show More Summary

Diana and Cupid, 1761 Pompeo Girolamo Batoni (Italian, Roman,...

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Diana and Cupid, 1761 Pompeo Girolamo Batoni (Italian, Roman, 1708–1787) Oil on canvas; 49 x 68 in. (124.5 x 172.7 cm) Purchase, The Charles Engelhard Foundation, Robert Lehman Foundation Inc., Mrs. Haebler Frantz, April R. Axton, L....Show More Summary

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Wisconsin Landscape, 1938–39 by Molly Via...

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Wisconsin Landscape, 1938–39 by Molly Via Flickr: John Steuart Curry (American, 1897–1946) Wisconsin Landscape, 1938–39 Oil on canvas; 42 x 84 in. (106.7 x 213.4 cm) George A. Hearn Fund, 1942 (42.154) John Steuart Curry was born on a farm near Kansas in 1897. Show More Summary

n333_w1150 by Biodiversity Heritage Library

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n333_w1150 by Biodiversity Heritage Library Via Flickr: Annales de la Socie?te? royale d'agriculture et de botanique de Gand :. Gand [etc.] :Socie?te? royale d'agriculture et de botanique,1845-1849.. biodiversitylibrary.org/page/47249824

John Duncan “Earrach” (springtide) 1900 by Beth ...

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John Duncan “Earrach” (springtide) 1900 by Beth Timken Via Flickr: John Mckirdy Duncan (1866-1945) Scottish Symbolist painter. Duncan often painted mythical or legendary subjects. Earrach: Scottish Gaelic word for spring or springti...

willyoulookatthat: Fun Christmas Basic Elastic Winter’s Warm...

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Benito, La Danse Japonaise, 1923. Eduardo Garcia Benito (1891 -...

2 days agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

Benito, La Danse Japonaise, 1923. Eduardo Garcia Benito (1891 - 1981) was a Spanish fashion illustrator and painter, noted for his Vogue covers of the 1920s and 1930s. He studied at the Mignon studio, and later trained under Daniel Vierge.

Jacek Yerka (born Jacek Kowalski in 1952) is a Polish surrealist...

2 days agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

Jacek Yerka (born Jacek Kowalski in 1952) is a Polish surrealist painter from Toru?. Yerka’s work has been exhibited in Poland, Germany, Monaco, France, and the United States, and may be found in the museums of Poland. Jacek Yerka, Mushroom’s Avenue, 2005.

art-and-things-of-beauty: Richard Ansdell (1815–1885) - Addax...

3 days agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

art-and-things-of-beauty: Richard Ansdell (1815–1885) - Addax antelopes, oil on canvas, 78 x 127 cm. 1842.

huariqueje: Christmas Eve along the Hudson with the Palisades...

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huariqueje: Christmas Eve along the Hudson with the Palisades across the River  - Samuel Carr British-American, 1837-1908 Oil on canvas

ein-bleistift-und-radiergummi: Benvenuto...

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ein-bleistift-und-radiergummi: Benvenuto Benvenuti  (Source: tuttartpitturasculturapoesiamusica.com) Benvenuto Benvenuti (October 5, 1881 – 1959) was an Italian painter, mainly of landscapes.

krabbydon: gerrycanavan: understanding art, lesson one this...

3 days agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

krabbydon: gerrycanavan: understanding art, lesson one his will never not be funny

Orpheus and Eurydice (Detail) by Bruce Johnson

3 days agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

Orpheus and Eurydice (Detail) by Bruce Johnson Via Flickr: Work of: George Frederick Watts Pre-Raphaelite/Symbolist English Victorian Artist 1817 – 1904

Clytie: 1878 by Bruce Johnson Via...

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Clytie: 1878 by Bruce Johnson Via Flickr: Clytie was Watts' first large sculpture. In his Metamorphoses, the Roman poet Ovid tells of an ocean nymph named Clytie, who fell in love with the sun-god Apollo. When he deserted her, she was...Show More Summary

Sic Transit: 1890-92 by Bruce Johnson Via...

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Sic Transit: 1890-92 by Bruce Johnson Via Flickr: The Latin phrase sic transit gloria mundi means 'thus passes the glory of the world'. Watts shortened it because his subject 'was not so much the passing of the glory of the world but rather the end of all human existence'. The foreground objects symbolize the futility of material wealth. Show More Summary

Terry Strickland - Voice of the Tiger by Gandalf’s...

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Terry Strickland - Voice of the Tiger by Gandalf’s Gallery Via Flickr: After graduating from the University of Central FL with a BFA in Graphic Design Terry Strickland had an interesting and varied art career, working in the imprinted sportswear, gaming and publishing industries as well as courtroom sketch artist. Show More Summary

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