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Konstantin Bogaevsky: Mountain Landscape The painting is undated; Bogaevsky died in 1943
In 1922, the Greek government concocted an unusual scheme for dealing with a large deficit in the country’s budget. Largely caused by the expense of WWI, the deficit had soared exponentially, and the government could neither tax nor borrow itself … Continue reading
František Kupka: Les Fous (1899)
Jehan Frison: Le Bombyx (1920)
Hans Müller: Duisburg Copper Mill (ca. 1920)
A selection from Charles William Kimmins’s book Children’s Dreams (1920): A lady was sitting on my bed, and the King and Queen were under the bed eating bread and butter, and a lot of ladies with them. The sun and … Continue reading
Charles Allen Winter: Allegory of Victory over Struggle; I made up the date.