Russian Ballet I, Germany, 1912, by August Macke. The painting depicts a scene from Mikhail Fokine's staging of the ballet Carnaval for the Ballets Russes, with Pierrot helplessly throwing his hands to the sky while Harlequin dances away with Columbine.
Sitting Nude with Cushions (Sitzender Akt mit Kissen) 1911 - August Macke - www.augustmacke.org Oh, She is beautiful. I imagine she is on a beach with her knitting in her hands. Just looking down at a stitch, for a brief moment, before looking out at her Little Ones or watching the waves met the shoreline.