Tag Archives: Spain

1897: The Dew

Adrià Gual: The Dew (1897)

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1784: Aranjuez

Antonio Carnicero: Ascent of a Montgolfier Balloon in Aranjuez (1784)

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1891: February

Joaquim Vancells: February Landscape (1891)

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1753: The Wolf Peach

In 1753, Linnaeus gave the tomato its Latin species name lycopersicum, which means “wolf peach.” Image: Luis Meléndez: Still Life with Tomatoes, a Bowl of Aubergines and Onions (c. 1771-1774)

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1935: Notebook

Salvador Dalí’s Notebook (c. 1930-35)

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1957: The Creation of the Birds

Remedios Varo: La creación de las aves [The Creation of the Birds] (1957)

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1565: Portrait of a Boy

Sofonisba Anguissola: Portrait of a Boy at the Spanish Court (1565-1570); formerly attributed—as were many of Anguissola’s works—to Alonso Sanchez Coello

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