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Caspar David Friedrich - The Sea of IceThe Sea of IceCaspar David Friedrich

The Sea of Ice (German: Das Eismeer), also called The Wreck of Hope (German: Die gescheiterte Hoffnung) is an oil painting of 1823–1824 by the German Romantic artist Caspar David Friedrich.
The landscape depicts a shipwreck in the middle of a broken ice-sheet, whose shards have piled up after t...

Kunsthalle (Hamburg, Germany)
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Max Ernst - Europe after the Rain IIEurope after the Rain IIMax Ernst

Medium of war, Max Ernst. Europe After the Rain remains his pullulating masterpiece, in which emotional desolation, physical exhaustion, and fears of the destructive power of total warfare combine - after the rain of fire, the biblical deluge, and the reign of terror. The title dates back to an earl...

Wadsworth Atheneum (Hartford, United States)
 
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Umberto Boccioni - Modern IdolModern IdolUmberto Boccioni

Boccioni was born in Calabria, in the south of Italy. His parents moved to Rome in 1899 where he and Severini were instructed in the Divisionist style by Balla. Boccioni continued to be influenced by both Divisionism and Symbolism, travelling to Paris - where he briefly met Modigliani - and through ...

Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art (London, United Kingdom)
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Joan Miro - Still Life with Old ShoeStill Life with Old ShoeJoan Miro

Still Life with Old Shoe, is an oil painting done by Joan Miró in 1937 and now part of the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York. The work entered the museum as a gift by James Thrall Soby in 1970. When started the Spanish Civil War Miró was going to his house of Mont-roig del...

Museum of Modern Art (New York, United States)
 
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Gustave Caillebotte - Paris street, Rainy DayParis street, Rainy DayGustave Caillebotte

In his masterpiece, Paris Street; Rainy Day, Gustave Caillebotte brought an unusual monumentality and compositional control to a typical Impressionist subject, the new boulevards that were changing the Paris cityscape. The result is at once real and contrived, casual and choreographed. With its curi...

Art Institute of Chicago (Chicago, United States)
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John Singleton Copley - Watson and the SharkWatson and the SharkJohn Singleton Copley

Copley and Brook Watson became friends after the American artist arrived in London in 1774. Watson commissioned him to create a painting of the 1749 event, and Copley produced three versions. It was the first of a series of large-scale historical paintings that Copley would concentrate on after sett...

National Gallery of Art (Washington, United States)
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Peter Paul Rubens - The Lion HuntThe Lion HuntPeter Paul Rubens

Among many differences from the Schleissheim series, in accordance with Rubens changing attitudes to both life and composition, the combat is equal, or even in the lions' favor in Lion Hunt. The action is spread out and not bounded by the frame, but the front plane is maintained as if by a sheet of ...

Alte Pinakothek (Munich, Germany)
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Theodore Clement Steele - Pleasant RunPleasant RunTheodore Clement Steele

leader of the Hoosier Group, and known for his Indiana landscapes. It was completed in 1885 and is painted in an Impressionistic style. It is housed at the Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, Indiana. Pleasant Run was painted soon after the artist returned from five years of study in Munich, G...

Indianapolis Museum of Art (Indiana, United States)
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Katsushika Hokusai - Fuji, Mountains in clear Weather (Red Fuji)Fuji, Mountains in clear Weather (Red Fuji)Katsushika Hokusai

'This was one of the prints published in Thirty-Six Views of Mount Fuji that helped secure Hokusai’s fame and popularity within Japan and overseas. It depicts Mount Fuji in a deep, saturated red; thin white lines of snow tracing lines down from the tip of the peak. Small clusters of clouds fill the ...

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Roy Lichtenstein - In the carIn the carRoy Lichtenstein
172 x 203 cm, (1963)

Roy Lichenstein was an important figure in Pop Art, his work was influenced by popular advertising and comic book strips, he created precise compositions that were taken from the popular comic books of that time; he was particularly fascinated by ones that featured women who were in love affairs wit...

 
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Paul Gustave Doré - CinderellaCinderellaPaul Gustave Doré

Although he created many serious works for epic poems by great authors, Dore also illustrated many fairy tales, including Little Red Riding Hood and Cendrillon, or Cinderella. The story of Cinderella was just as much a cultural influence in the 19th century as it is today, as it is a story of unjust...