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  • Don Salm

    Reading and Books in Art: A Young Girl Reading or The Reader (1776) - by Jean-Honoré Fragonard

  • Jennifer Springston

    Young woman reading (Jean Honoré Fragonard)~ a copy of this use to hang over my grandmas couch. I love it!!!

  • Adam Newbold

    Jean Honoré Fragonard, "A Young Girl Reading", 1776. Oil on canvas, 81x65cm. National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC. Rococo. Fragonard painted this very quickly—in an hour, according to his friends—using bold, energetic strokes. The girl's dress and cushion are painted with quick and fluid strokes, in broad unblended bands of sharp color.

  • BeBe Stephens

    A Young Girl Reading or The Reader (French: La Liseuse), c. 1776, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC. Jean-Honoré Fragonard (French, 1732-1806). Painter and printmaker whose late Rococo manner was distinguished by remarkable facility, exuberance, and hedonism. One of the most prolific artists active in the last decades of the Ancien Régime, Fragonard produced more than 550 paintings (not counting drawings and etchings), of which only five are dated. http://books0977.tumblr.com/

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