Painting and graphic arts

Painting, illustrations & graphic works by masters of their art
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Shape- the use of regular squares and rectangles overlapping one another in a conformed manner creates an image of a bustling NYC street. The bustling effect comes from the intense overlapping of the shapes- it also adds the effect that the buildings are being built/put together. The darker shapes give the piece depth and from a distance, dimension.

Streetscape 1 by David Hansen - Streetscape 1 Digital Art - Streetscape 1 Fine Art Prints and Posters for Sale

Claude Monet (French, 1840–1926). Bridge over a Pond of Water Lilies, 1899. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929 (29.100.113)

"Bridge Over A Pond Of Water Lilies" -- 1899 -- Claude Monet -- French -- Oil on canvas -- The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Wassily Kandinsky

Wassily Kandinsky Russian, Mouvement I (Movement I), 1935 Mixed media on canvas 116 x 89 cm The State Tretyakov Gallery Moscow, Russia

Vincent van Gogh's Starry Night Over the Rhone, 1888.

Art of Graphiczzz. Vincent van Gogh - Starry Night Over the Rhone, 1888 I have had a copy of this hanging in my home these last 12 years.

Carlo Crivelli, 1476

Carlo Crivelli ~ St Catherine of Alexandria with her symbolic attribute, a wheel (detail) ~ 1476 ~ ~ Polyptych of San Domenico ~ National Gallery, London.

vincent van gogh - sea at saintes maries

Vincent van Gogh Seascape at Saintes-Maries painting for sale - Vincent van Gogh Seascape at Saintes-Maries is handmade art reproduction; You can shop Vincent van Gogh Seascape at Saintes-Maries painting on canvas or frame.

'Sphere Spirals' (1958) by Dutch artist & printmaker M.C. Escher (1898-1972). Color woodcut in grey, black, yellow & pink. via the artist's site

M C Escher: Sphere Spirals 1958 woodcut in grey, black, yellow and pink, printed from 4 blocks

Christ with Three Faces: The Trinity.1500, Netherlandish School

camilotangerine: “ Anonymous (Netherlandish school), Holy Trinity, c. oil on panel, x cm.

Landscape with Snow - Vincent van Gogh, 1888

Vincent van Gogh ~Landscape with Snow, 1888 Arles, Bouches-du-Rhône, France

Eyvind Earle

Eyvind Earle - Artist Eyvind Earle, born in New York City in Eyvind Earle enjoyed a prolific career spanning 60 years. From the time of his first one-man show in France when Earle was just fourteen, the artist's fame steadily grew.

Édouard Manet (French, 1832–1883). Boy with a Sword, 1861. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Erwin Davis, 1889 (89.21.2) | Manet’s stepson, Léon Koëlla-Leenhoff, recalled that he had posed for this picture in 1861, when he was about ten years old. Manet dressed him in a seventeenth-century costume, adding a period sword as a prop—a tribute to the great Spanish painters he admired, notably Velázquez. #sword

Édouard Manet Boy with a Sword 1861 oil on canvas × cm × in) Metropolitan Museum of Art Gallery 810 Accession number Gift of Erwin Davis, 1889 Signed (lower left): Manet

Edgar Degas (French, 1834–1917). Dancers Practicing at the Barre, 1877. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929 (29.100.34) | The watering can, visible at left, was a standard fixture in ballet rehearsal rooms; water was sprinkled on the floor to keep dust from rising when ballerinas danced. Degas also used the watering can as a visual pun: its shape is mimicked by that of the dancer at right. #dance

Dancers Practicing at the Barre Artist: Edgar Degas (French, Paris Paris) Date: 1877 Medium: Mixed media on canvas Dimensions: 29 x 32 in.

Jacques Louis David (French, 1748–1825). The Death of Socrates, 1787. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Collection, Wolfe Fund, 1931 (31.45) | Accused by the Athenian government of denying the gods and corrupting the young through his teachings, Socrates was offered the choice of renouncing his beliefs or dying by drinking a cup of hemlock. David shows him prepared to die and discoursing on the immortality of the soul with his grief-stricken disciples.

Jacques Louis David The Death of Socrates, , Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Read more about the symbolism and interpretation of The Death of Socrates by Jacques Louis David.

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