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On the Green Bench, Sanary

Henri Lebasque (French, 1865-1937) – On the Green Bench, Sanary, 1911 (Oil on canvas) – – This large-format work was created in Sanary near Toulon. Depicted is the artist’s oldest daughter, Marthe Lebasque, in a wide-cut kimono, sitting relaxed on a garden bench and dreamily looking out. 35 more words

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Peggy Reading to Elizabeth

Frederick Bosley (American, 1881-1942) – Peggy Reading to Elizabeth, 1926 (Oil on canvas. The Westmoreland Museum of American Art) – – Bosley entered the Museum School in 1900 and quickly became a star pupil. 42 more words

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The Novel

Herman Jean Joseph Richir (Belgian, 1866-1942) – The Novel, c.1920s (Oil on canvas) – – The woman is not reading at the moment. She seems relaxed, the novel is resting at her knees, closed, but her finger is guarding her place. 36 more words

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The Angel and the Reader

Marc Chagall (French, born Belarus, 1887-1985) – The Angel and the Reader, c.1930 (Gouache with encaustic and oil paint on cream wove paper. The Art Institute of Chicago) – – Chagall’s ubiquitous angels are sometimes a sensitive expression of God Himself, more often than not the artist’s angels are depicted as messengers. 20 more words

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The Dancer Alexander Sacharoff

Marianne von Werefkin (Russian, 1860-1938) – The Dancer Alexander Sacharoff, 1909 (Tempera on cardboard. Museo Comunale d’Arte Moderna) – – Sacharoff married the German dancer Clotilde von der Planitz, and they had a successful career together. 34 more words

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Szerelem

A szerelem életteli. Soha nem akartam a sápadt változatot. A szerelem teljes erő. Soha nem akartam a hígított változatot. És soha nem szaladtam el a szerelem dicsőségétől, de fogalmam sem volt róla, hogy a szerelem ugyanolyan megbízható lehet, mint a Nap, a Hold és a csillagok… – Németh György – Egy gyógyszerész feljegyzései

Németh György