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A Bigger Interior With Blue Terrace and Garden, David Hockney

A Bigger Interior With Blue Terrace and Garden

David Hockney, 2017
A lady with peacocks in a garden, Marie Spartali Stillman

A lady with peacocks in a garden

Marie Spartali Stillman, 1896
Blind Man's Buff, Jean-Honoré Fragonard

Blind Man's Buff

Jean-Honoré Fragonard, 1750-1752
Bougival, André Derain


André Derain, 1904
Camille Monet and a Child in the Garden in Argenteuil, Claude Monet

Camille Monet and a Child in the Garden in Argenteuil

Claude Monet, 1875
Farm Garden with Sunflowers, Gustav Klimt

Farm Garden with Sunflowers

Gustav Klimt, 1907
Flowering Bushes in the Asylum Garden, Vincent Van Gogh

Flowering Bushes in the Asylum Garden

Vincent Van Gogh, 1889
Garden and Chapel at Blainville, Marcel Duchamp

Garden and Chapel at Blainville

Marcel Duchamp, 1902
In the Garden, Elizabeth Jane Gardner

In the Garden

Elizabeth Jane Gardner, c. 1900
In the Garden, Sigrid Hjertén

In the Garden

Sigrid Hjertén, 1920
In the Garden, Lê Phổ

In the Garden

Lê Phổ, c. 1950
In the Garden at Maurecourt, Berthe Morisot

In the Garden at Maurecourt

Berthe Morisot, 1884
In the Land of Peace, Durdy Bayramov

In the Land of Peace

Durdy Bayramov, c. 1980
Le Bonheur de Vivre, Henri Matisse

Le Bonheur de Vivre

Henri Matisse, 1906
Luncheon on the Grass, Édouard Manet

Luncheon on the Grass

Édouard Manet, 1863
Municipal Park, Armando Morales

Municipal Park

Armando Morales, 1984
Music, Florine Stettheimer


Florine Stettheimer, 1920
Old Woman in the Garden, Paula Modersohn-Becker

Old Woman in the Garden

Paula Modersohn-Becker, 1906
Pasie Sewing in Bougivals Garden, Berthe Morisot

Pasie Sewing in Bougivals Garden

Berthe Morisot, 1881
Pierre and His Aunt Louise in the Garden, Marie Bracquemond

Pierre and His Aunt Louise in the Garden

Marie Bracquemond, 1886
Playful Scene, Grégoire Michonze

Playful Scene

Grégoire Michonze, 1970
Rosebushes under the Trees, Gustav Klimt

Rosebushes under the Trees

Gustav Klimt, 1905
Sappho and Erinna in a Garden at Mytilene, Simeon Solomon

Sappho and Erinna in a Garden at Mytilene

Simeon Solomon, 1864
Tea in the Garden, Jennie Augusta Brownscombe

Tea in the Garden

Jennie Augusta Brownscombe, c. 1900
The Dream, Henri Rousseau

The Dream

Henri Rousseau, 1910
The Empire of Flora, Giovanni Battista Tiepolo

The Empire of Flora

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, 1743
The Garden of Love, Peter Paul Rubens

The Garden of Love

Peter Paul Rubens, 1633
The Garden of Opportunity, Evelyn De Morgan

The Garden of Opportunity

Evelyn De Morgan, 1892
The Jade Ring, Vũ Cao Đàm

The Jade Ring

Vũ Cao Đàm, 1950
The Progress of Love: Love Letters, Jean-Honoré Fragonard

The Progress of Love: Love Letters

Jean-Honoré Fragonard, 1771-1772
The Secret, Elizabeth Jane Gardner

The Secret

Elizabeth Jane Gardner, c. 1880
The Swing, Jean-Honoré Fragonard

The Swing

Jean-Honoré Fragonard, 1767
Village People, Grégoire Michonze

Village People

Grégoire Michonze, 1952
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