Tag Archives: Painting

2004: Hope

Dren Maliqi: Hope (2004)

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1670: A Very Strange and Prodigious Wonder

A letter from John Winthrop, Jr. to Lord Brereton, October 11, 1670: Boston Oct. 11, 1670. My Lord: The relation which I am now presenting to your Lordship is of a very strange and prodigious wonder this last Summer in … Continue reading

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1813: Deception

Margaretta Angelica Peale: Painting Catalogue: A Deception (1813)

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1895: Clearing

Paul Ranson: The Clearing or Edge of the Wood (c. 1895)

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2017: Mural

Sam Rodriguez: Here & There (2017) “Recently, I completed the first of what I hope will be many projects here in my hometown of San Jose, California on 8th & Empire Streets….On this wall, there is a portrait of my … Continue reading

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1675: Libertine with Monkey

Jacob Huysmans: Portrait of John Wilmont, 2nd Earl of Rochester (1647-1680) Were I (who to my cost already am One of those strange, prodigious creatures, man) A spirit free to choose, for my own share What case of flesh and … Continue reading

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1961: Invitation

René Magritte: L’invitation au voyage (1961)

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