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“We look back at past ages and see how things people deeply believed in at the time were actually a rigid conformity that prevented them from seeing important changes that were happening elsewhere.
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This is an exercise I admit to having delayed starting due to the simple fact of still life is Still life 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.
Striding through the urine warm, wave machine propelled waters of a Kentish leisure centre, I realised that there wasn’t a body there that wouldn’t be shamed if it belonged to a public figure. 794 more words
Gustave Courbet – Autumn Sea
1867 Oil On Canvas. Currently Held At The Ohara Museum Of Art.