Monthly Archives: November 2006

Giuseppe Arcimboldo. Biography. – Olgas Gallery

http://www.abcgallery.com/A/arcimboldo/arcimboldobio.html A Sleepless Night April, and the last of the plum blossoms scatters on the black grass before dawn. The sycamore, the lime, the struck pine inhale the first pale hints of sky. An iron day, I think, yet it … Continue reading

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http://www.stives-town.info/belief/sacred_heart/sacred_heart1.htm Full sheet 22in x 30in 140 lb. cold-pressed watercolor paper 2001 Two Crow Feathers at Sacred Heart Catholic Church Columbia, Missouri….watercolor done by me…… LULLABY Lay your sleeping head, my love, Human on my faithless arm; Time and fevers … Continue reading

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Metadata database of Japanese old photographs in Bakumatsu-Meiji Period-[Record view]

http://hikoma.lb.nagasaki-u.ac.jp/en/target.php?id=14 I watch people in the world Throw away their lives lusting after things, Never able to satisfy their desires, Falling into deeper despair And torturing themselves. Even if they get what they want How long will they be able … Continue reading

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George Inness

http://www.dangheno.net/pwritingspg2.htm At the Paris Exposition of 1900, the United States Department of Fine Arts created a national school of art in the image of George Inness. As stated in their official catalogue, the Department’s intention was to counter the criticism, … Continue reading

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The Paintings of Charles Burchfield

http://www.tfaoi.com/newsmu/nmus10d.htm Portrait of a Lady Your thighs are appletrees whose blossoms touch the sky. Which sky? The sky where Watteau hung a lady’s slipper. Your knees are a southern breeze — or a gust of snow. Agh! what sort of … Continue reading

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The Modern West: American Landscapes, 1890-1950

http://www.tfaoi.com/aa/6aa/6aa441.htm Raymond Jonson, American, Cliff Dwellings, No. 3, 1927, oil on canvas, Jonson Gallery Collection, University Art Museum, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, Bequest of Raymond Jonson

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The British Library Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts

http://prodigi.bl.uk/illcat/TourPopup.asp?TourID=166 I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You I do not love you except because I love you; I go from loving to not loving you, From waiting to not waiting for you My heart moves from … Continue reading

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