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Turned-on by Turner

Two of my favorite J.M.W. Turner paintings reside in museums not far from me: the harrowing “The Slave Ship” at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston… 506 more words

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Henri Matisse, Woman on a High Stool (Germaine Raynal), 1914

“I would like to recapture that freshness of vision which is characteristic of extreme youth when all the world is new to it” Henri Matisse, who originally was studying to become, and eventually worked as law clerk, until 1889, when recovering from an appendicitis operation, his mother handed him a box of paints in order to rid young Matisse of boredom. 241 more words

Where Sadness and Beauty can Coexist

If you have some unscheduled time in the near future, consider a visit to the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. It is for sure one of the nation’s great museums. 546 more words