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Themes in Art


Hesiod and the Muses, Gustave Moreau

Hesiod and the Muses

Gustave Moreau, 1870
Ida Rubinstein, Romaine Brooks

Ida Rubinstein

Romaine Brooks, 1917
Lovers, Egon Schiele


Egon Schiele, 1914
Mary Cassatt, Edgar Degas

Mary Cassatt

Edgar Degas, 1880-1884
Pegasus and the Muse, Odilon Redon

Pegasus and the Muse

Odilon Redon, 1900
Portrait of Emilie Flöge, Gustav Klimt

Portrait of Emilie Flöge

Gustav Klimt, 1902
Symphony in White no 1: The White Girl, James McNeill Whistler

Symphony in White no 1: The White Girl

James McNeill Whistler, 1862
The Dream of the Shepherd, Ferdinand Hodler

The Dream of the Shepherd

Ferdinand Hodler, c. 1896
The Kiss, Gustav Klimt

The Kiss

Gustav Klimt, 1907-1908
The Muses Leaving Their Father Apollo, Gustave Moreau

The Muses Leaving Their Father Apollo

Gustave Moreau, 1868
Wally in Red Blouse with Raised Knees, Egon Schiele

Wally in Red Blouse with Raised Knees

Egon Schiele, 1913
More Themes in Art
Gardens, Themes in Art


Spend some time in a quiet place

Art Theory, Themes in Art

Art Theory

Artists unpack the nature of art

Abstract Figures, Themes in Art

Abstract Figures

Hinting at the human form

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