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Andy Warhol - Triple ElvisTriple ElvisAndy Warhol

In the early 1960s, Andy Warhol turned to celebrities like Marilyn Monroe, Jacqueline Kennedy, and Elizabeth Taylor as artistic subject matter. He produced several life-sized portraits of Elvis Presley, America’s most famous rock and roll singer and sex symbol throughout the 1950s. By 1963, when thi...

 
TOP404/1000
Jackson Pollock - Number 1, 1949Number 1, 1949Jackson Pollock

No. 5, 1948 is a painting by Jackson Pollock, an American painter known for his contributions to the abstract expressionist movement. The painting was done on an 8' × 4' sheet of fiberboard, with thick amounts of brown and yellow paint drizzled on top of it, forming a nest-like appearance. It was or...

Private collection (New York, United States)
 
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Leonardo Da Vinci - Lady with an ErmineLady with an ErmineLeonardo Da Vinci

Leonardo Da Vinci painted “The Lady with the Ermine” on a wooden panel in oils. To Italy, for the era in which this was painted, oil paint as a medium was quite new. By the 1470s, this style got properly introduced. Cecilia Gallerani was recognized in this painting as the sitter. Ludovico Sforza, wh...

Czartoryski Museum (Kraków, Poland)
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Henri Matisse - GoldfishGoldfishHenri Matisse

Like his contemporaries, Matisse was aware of the liberating aesthetic and picture making influence of Japanese art on his predecessors from the impressionists to the postimpressionists. The following painting, The goldfish 1912, is possibly inspired by the many oriental images of goldfish that he w...

Pushkin State Museum (Moscow, Russia)
 
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Pieter Bruegel The Younger - The Battle between Lent and CarnivalThe Battle between Lent and CarnivalPieter Bruegel The Younger

Pieter Bruegel The Younger specialized in copying his father's works. The Battle of Carnival and Lent, the original of which is conserved in Vienna, is a very fine example of this. The subject matter can be found in medieval literature and plays. In the foreground, two opposing processions, the one ...

TOP628/1000
Vincent Van Gogh - Portrait of Patience EscalierPortrait of Patience EscalierVincent Van Gogh

Portrait of Patience Escalier is a painting of 1888 by the Russian Impressionist Vincent van Gogh (1853–1890). The oil on canvas painting is a part of the Improvisations series and is drawn on Post-Impressionism style and portrait genre and it measures 69 by 56 centimeters. It was painted in Arles-s...

Norton Simon Museum (Pasadena, United States)
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John Everett Millais - Autumn LeavesAutumn LeavesJohn Everett Millais

Malcom Warner's excellent entry for this painting in the 1984 Tate catalogue points out that 'with 'Autumn Leaves' Millais set out to paint 'a picture full of beauty and without subject', a work in which the very specific story-telling that plays such a part in his paintings of the early-1850s is re...

City Art Gallery (Manchester, United Kingdom)
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Leonardo Da Vinci - AnnunciationAnnunciationLeonardo Da Vinci

This is a painting of the traditional subject of the Annunciation, by the Italian Renaissance artists Leonardo da Vinci and Andrea del Verrocchio, dating from circa 1472–1475 and housed in the Uffizi Gallery of Florence, Italy. The angel holds a Madonna lily, a symbol of Mary's virginity and of the ...

Galleria degli Uffizi (Florence, Italy)
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Henri Emilien Rousseau - A Carnival EveningA Carnival EveningHenri Emilien Rousseau

The painting shows two dark figures dressed in carnival outfits, the man looking almost like a clown; the woman in a dress with a cone shaped hat, standing in a dark forest. Their faces are difficult to make out completely, however they seem quiet and sad, unlike the joy one would expect to feel if ...

Philadelphia Museum of Art (Philadelphia, United States)
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Charles François Daubigny - HarvestHarvestCharles François Daubigny

The Harvest (French: la récolte) is an oil on canvas painting by one of the painters of the Barbizon school, Charles-François Daubigny. It was completed in 1851 and is based on Realism style by use of landscape painting genre. The dimensions of the painting is 196 by 135 centimeters and is housed at...

Musée d'Orsay (Paris, France)