Thursday, January 24, 2008

thursday thirteen

Thirteen of my favorite Fine Art painters:
Salvador Dali
John Sargent

Edward Hopper




Raphael





M.C. Escher







Rene Magritte








Vincent Van Gogh







Rembrandt Van Rijn







Andrew Wyeth






Norman Rockwell




Jan Vermeer




Winslow Homer





Jean-Baptiste Chardin





13 comments:

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  2. That was absolutely BEAUTIFUL!! I love Monet and Mary Cassatt as well...Beautiful Kay!

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  3. I like Monet, Cassatt, and Renoir, too.

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  4. Nice list. Isn't art wonderful!

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  5. What a great list. You left out Monet...Okay, that's my list. Have a great TT. :)

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  6. I think that a few of those artists were a little crazy. but thats why they paint so well I guess. I like optical illusion paintings also.

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  7. The colors really pop out on my computer. Or is it your blog? So beautiful. I feel classier visiting your blog! :0)

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  8. I love Norman Rockwell,he is my most favorite.
    a local funeral home puts out a norman rockwell calender every year and I always go by and get one !!Even though its a little morbid!!

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  9. Wonderful list, reminds me I want to take the kids to the art museum...for me Georgia O'Keefe would have been on the list as well.

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  10. Those are some beautiful paintings, Kay! I enjoyed just looking at them. Thanks for sharing.

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  11. Beautiful...I had to come back and look..so pretty and comforting. Thanks.

    I am flying out to Orlando tomorrow till Tuesday. I will be leaving the kids with Grandma..pray for Grandma and the kids. :)

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  12. Dali had a very singular way of looking at his subject, but I find it very engaging. I always enjoy his work. And I love the Dutch masters, with their wonderful use of light and shade.

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