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Diego Velazquez - Las Meninas (detail)Las Meninas (detail)Diego Velazquez

This baroque painting is considered one of the most important of all-time. The central figure is the young Margarita Teresa of Spain but the painting also shows the artist himself, an image of the king and queen, several servants, two dwarfs, and a dog.

Museo del Prado (Madrid, Spain)
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Ernst Ludwig Kirchner - Self-Portrait with a ModelSelf-Portrait with a ModelErnst Ludwig Kirchner

Self-Portrait at Dawn, a lithograph of 1906, or Self-Portrait with Model, an oil painting of 1907 2 --are dominated by an erotic tension between the model and the artist. In those works the artist paints confidently while smoking a pipe. In the Oberlin self-portrait, the model and canvas function as...

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Pierre-Auguste Renoir - Girls at the PianoGirls at the PianoPierre-Auguste Renoir

n late 1891 or early 1892 Renoir was invited by the French government to execute a painting for a new museum in Paris, the Musée du Luxembourg, which was to be devoted to the work of living artists. He chose as his subject two girls at the piano. Aware of the intense scrutiny to which his submission...

Musée d'Orsay (Paris, France)
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Umberto Boccioni - Three WomenThree WomenUmberto Boccioni

Three Women, which portrays Umberto Boccioni's mother and sister, and longtime lover Ines at center, was cited as expressing great emotion - strength, melancholy and love.

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Umberto Boccioni - Modern IdolModern IdolUmberto Boccioni

Boccioni was born in Calabria, in the south of Italy. His parents moved to Rome in 1899 where he and Severini were instructed in the Divisionist style by Balla. Boccioni continued to be influenced by both Divisionism and Symbolism, travelling to Paris - where he briefly met Modigliani - and through ...

Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art (London, United Kingdom)
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Edouard Manet - Olympia, Musee d-Orsay, ParisOlympia, Musee d'Orsay, ParisEdouard Manet

This painting is an example or realism — a style that shows exactly what the eye sees. It created an uproar, not because the subject was nude, but because of the way he painted her gaze and other subtleties indicating that she was a mistress.

Musée d'Orsay (Paris, France)
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Vincent Van Gogh - IrisesIrisesVincent Van Gogh

Irises was painted while Vincent van Gogh was living at the asylum at Saint Paul-de-Mausole in Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, France, in the last year before his death in 1890. It was painted before his first attack at the asylum. There is a lack of the high tension which is seen in his later works. He cal...

J. Paul Getty Museum (Los Angeles, United States)
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Pablo Picasso - Women of Algiers (Version O)Women of Algiers (Version O)Pablo Picasso

A nude courtesan stands brazenly before us, her breasts and soft stomach are bare, her hair wrapped in an elaborate headdress. A tangle of limbs, breasts and buttocks fill the rest of the canvas, which measures 57 by 45 inches. Here are women selling their bodies, many of them faceless, reduced to t...

 
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Emile Nolde - Flower Garden (Girl and Washing)Flower Garden (Girl and Washing)Emile Nolde

Emil Nolde (7 August 1867 – 13 April 1956) was a German Danish painter and printmaker. He was one of the first Expressionists, a member of Die Brücke, and is considered to be one of the great oil painting and watercolor painters of the 20th century. He is known for his vigorous brushwork and express...

Museum Kunstpalast (Düsseldorf, Germany)
 
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Jan Vermeer - Girl Reading a Letter at an Open WindowGirl Reading a Letter at an Open WindowJan Vermeer

Girl Reading a Letter at an Open Window is an oil painting by Dutch Baroque painter Johannes Vermeer. Completed in approximately 1657–1659, the well-preserved painting is on display at the Gemäldegalerie in Dresden. For many years, the attribution of the painting—which features a young Dutch woman r...

Gemäldegalerie (Dresden, Germany)
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Henri Matisse - Portrait of Mme. MatissePortrait of Mme. MatisseHenri Matisse
41 x 33 cm, (1905)

In his green stripe portrait of his wife, he has used color alone to describe the image. Her oval face is bisected with a slash of green and her coiffure, purpled and top-knotted, juts against a frame of three jostling colors. Her right side repeats the vividness of the intrusive green; on her left,...

 
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Vincent Van Gogh - Rosebush i BlossomRosebush i BlossomVincent Van Gogh

Van Gogh lived in Arles for half a year after his first breakdown, which resulted from an argument with Gauguin in December 1888, and then entered the psychiatric hospital in Saint-Rémy on May 9, 1889. This painting of roses was thought to be a work from the final days of his stay in Arles prior to ...

National Museum of Western Art (Tokyo, Japan)
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John Everett Millais - Autumn LeavesAutumn LeavesJohn Everett Millais

Malcom Warner's excellent entry for this painting in the 1984 Tate catalogue points out that 'with 'Autumn Leaves' Millais set out to paint 'a picture full of beauty and without subject', a work in which the very specific story-telling that plays such a part in his paintings of the early-1850s is re...

City Art Gallery (Manchester, United Kingdom)
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Paul Delvaux - The Sleeping VenusThe Sleeping VenusPaul Delvaux

Delvaux’s work combined classical perfection with an erotic and troubling atmosphere. The sensuousness of Sleeping Venus is set against its oppressive night-time setting. Delvaux later explained that it was painted in Brussels during the German wartime occupation and while the city was being bombed....

Tate Gallery (London, United Kingdom)
 
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Vincent Van Gogh - Peach Trees in BlossomPeach Trees in BlossomVincent Van Gogh

When the weather in Arles, France, turned mild in March, Vincent van Gogh reveled in the changing landscape. He painted Peach Trees in Blossom (Souvenir de Mauve) in 1888. By the end of March all the fruit trees -- plum, apricot, pear, apple, and cherry -- were either budded or in full bloom. Van Go...

Kröller-Müller Museum (Otterlo, Netherlands)
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Sandro Botticelli - The Birth of VenusThe Birth of VenusSandro Botticelli

The Birth of Venus (Italian: Nascita di Venere) is a 1486 painting by Sandro Botticelli. Botticelli was commissioned to paint the work by the Medici family of Florence, specifically Lorenzo di Pierfrancesco de' Medici under the influence of his cousin Lorenzo de' Medici, close friend to Botticelli ....

Uffizi Gallery (Florence, Italy)
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John Singer Sargent - Claude Monet Painting by the Edge of a WoodClaude Monet Painting by the Edge of a WoodJohn Singer Sargent

Claude Monet Painting by the Edge of a Wood, (1885) is an oil on canvas painting by the American artist John Singer Sargent. This painting (54.0 x 64.8 cm) is now in the collection of the Tate Gallery, London. Sargent first met Monet in 1876, but the two artists were closest ten years later. It was ...

Tate Gallery (London, United Kingdom)
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Edgar Degas - Dancers in PinkDancers in PinkEdgar Degas

A keen observer of women, Degas cultivated an objectivity that allowed him to catch his subjects in poses as natural and spontaneous as those in a photograph.

Hill-Stead Museum (United States)
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Pierre-Auguste Renoir - A Box in the Theater des VarietesA Box in the Theater des VarietesPierre-Auguste Renoir

Woman oil paintings, A Box in the Theater des Varietes, created by Pierre-Auguste Renoir.Renoir was well known for his figure paintings,the most classic brush of Renoir's famous painting is being sweet,laid-back atmosphere as well as plump, bright face and hands.This is a remarkable oil painting wit...

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Vincent Van Gogh - Almond Tree in BlossomAlmond Tree in BlossomVincent Van Gogh

Almond Tree in Blossom is also referred to as Almond Tree, represents much of what Vincent often thought about: rebirth. Trees blooming and flowering announces the beginning of spring and new life. As a gift to celebrate the birth of a child, this could not be more perfect. As soon as Van Gogh found...

Van Gogh Museum (Amsterdam, Netherlands)