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Themes in Art

Monochrome Artwork
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A Boat and a Fish, Chang Ucchin

A Boat and a Fish

Chang Ucchin, 1960
Abstract Painting, Ad Reinhardt

Abstract Painting

Ad Reinhardt, 1966
Abstract Painting no. 4, Ad Reinhardt

Abstract Painting no. 4

Ad Reinhardt, 1961
Abstraction No. 4, Beauford Delaney

Abstraction No. 4

Beauford Delaney, c. 1965
African Theme III, Charles Alston

African Theme III

Charles Alston, 1952-1953
Alalgura, My Country in Bloom, Emily Kame Kngwarreye

Alalgura, My Country in Bloom

Emily Kame Kngwarreye, 1992
Blue Clamp, Jim Dine

Blue Clamp

Jim Dine, 1981
Composition 16, Beauford Delaney

Composition 16

Beauford Delaney, 1954-1956
Composition in Gray (Rag-time), Theo van Doesburg

Composition in Gray (Rag-time)

Theo van Doesburg, 1919
End of the Feast, Triptych Part 3, Biruta Baumane

End of the Feast, Triptych Part 3

Biruta Baumane, 1978
Grand Central, Nemesio Antúnez

Grand Central

Nemesio Antúnez, 1968
Gray Tree, Piet Mondrian

Gray Tree

Piet Mondrian, 1911
Harbor Number 1, Agnes Martin

Harbor Number 1

Agnes Martin, 1957
I Love the Whole World, Agnes Martin

I Love the Whole World

Agnes Martin, 1999
Iberia, Robert Motherwell


Robert Motherwell, 1958
La Vie, Pablo Picasso

La Vie

Pablo Picasso, 1903
Landscape, Arshile Gorky


Arshile Gorky, 1933
Marian Anderson, Beauford Delaney

Marian Anderson

Beauford Delaney, 1965
Moses in the Bullrushes, Henry Ossawa Tanner

Moses in the Bullrushes

Henry Ossawa Tanner, 1921
Number 107, Ad Reinhardt

Number 107

Ad Reinhardt, 1950
Orange Grove, Agnes Martin

Orange Grove

Agnes Martin, 1965
Orange Red Relief, Ellsworth Kelly

Orange Red Relief

Ellsworth Kelly, 1959
Quantum Wall (A gift for a prince), Jack Whitten

Quantum Wall (A gift for a prince)

Jack Whitten, 2016
Return 1, Brice Marden

Return 1

Brice Marden, 1964-1965
Snow, Chang Ucchin


Chang Ucchin, 1964
Solidity of Fog, Luigi Russolo

Solidity of Fog

Luigi Russolo, 1912
Starlight, Agnes Martin


Agnes Martin, 1963
States of Mind III: Those Who Stay, Umberto Boccioni

States of Mind III: Those Who Stay

Umberto Boccioni, 1911
The City, Maria Helena Vieira da Silva

The City

Maria Helena Vieira da Silva, 1950-1951
More Themes in Art
Gardens, Themes in Art


Spend some time in a quiet place

Social Realism, Themes in Art

Social Realism

Cuneiform, Themes in Art


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