So it’s that time of year again when all the love-heart shaped chocolate boxes are out in full force and red roses feature in every shop window. 762 more words
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If I had to put a single name forward as the first Impressionist, it would have to be Charles-François Daubigny, who was born two centuries ago, on 15 February 1817, in Paris. 869 more words
This is an exercise I admit to having delayed starting due to the simple fact of that Still Life is still is my least favoured of the artistic genres although with this period in history it concentrates on ordinary objects rather than symbolism. 1,288 more words
Gustave Courbet – Cliffs At Etretat After The Storm
1870 Oil On Canvas. Currently Held At The Musee D’Orsay.