books0977:

Ballerinas. Doris Zinkeisen (Scottish, 1898-1991). Oil on canvas. 
Zinkeisen’s realist style made her popular as a portraitist and she became a well-known society painter. The subject matter of her paintings, society portraiture, equestrian portraiture and scenes from the parks, and in this case a theatre, of London and Paris reflect the lifestyle of the upper class at the time.


A blend of Degas, El Greco, Maulbertsch, and MCP…

books0977:

Ballerinas. Doris Zinkeisen (Scottish, 1898-1991). Oil on canvas. 

Zinkeisen’s realist style made her popular as a portraitist and she became a well-known society painter. The subject matter of her paintings, society portraiture, equestrian portraiture and scenes from the parks, and in this case a theatre, of London and Paris reflect the lifestyle of the upper class at the time.

A blend of Degas, El Greco, Maulbertsch, and MCP…

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St Cecilia at the Organ (1671). Carlo Dolci (Italian, 1616-1687). Oil on canvas. Gemäldegalerie, Dresden.
This painting is from the mature period of the artist. Saint Cecilia is at the organ with her hands on the instrument of the keyboard, and looking down. A vase of lilies is in the foreground.


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books0977:

St Cecilia at the Organ (1671). Carlo Dolci (Italian, 1616-1687). Oil on canvas. Gemäldegalerie, Dresden.

This painting is from the mature period of the artist. Saint Cecilia is at the organ with her hands on the instrument of the keyboard, and looking down. A vase of lilies is in the foreground.

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The Great

The Great

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Cup from the 15th Century with enamel images from the 18th Century (Eger, Hungary)

Cup from the 15th Century with enamel images from the 18th Century (Eger, Hungary)

lilithsplace:

'Deux Tetes' - Floris Jespers (1889–1965)

lilithsplace:

'Deux Tetes' - Floris Jespers (1889–1965)

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Tags: head couple painting 20th century art art history
kafkasapartment:

Victorious Love, c. 1918-25. Giorgio de Chirico. Charcoal with erasure, stumping, and fixative on paper

kafkasapartment:

Victorious Love, c. 1918-25. Giorgio de Chirico. Charcoal with erasure, stumping, and fixative on paper

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lawrenceleemagnuson:

Axel Törneman (Sweden 1880-1925)Ungdom - Youth (1919)oil on canvas 80.5 x 65.5 cm

lawrenceleemagnuson:

Axel Törneman (Sweden 1880-1925)
Ungdom - Youth (1919)
oil on canvas 80.5 x 65.5 cm

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poboh:

Luxembourg, 1933, Brassaï.

poboh:

Luxembourg, 1933, Brassaï.

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Elvis Presley, “The Kiss” by Alfred Wertheimer, 30 June 1956
© Alfred Wertheimer 

(source: vanityfair.com, smithsonianmag.com)

Elvis ésŐ :P

Elvis Presley, “The Kiss” by Alfred Wertheimer, 30 June 1956
© Alfred Wertheimer 

(source: vanityfair.com, smithsonianmag.com)

Elvis ésŐ :P

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