ObeliskThemes in Art


Baptist Heaven (Human Spirit Series)

Benny Andrews, 2000


Archibald Motley, 1929


Georges Seurat, 1889-1890

Cycladic seated harp player

2800 BCE-2700 BCE

Dutch Interior (I)

Joan Miró, 1928

Enharmonic Notation for Intonarumori

Luigi Russolo, 1914

Gettin’ Religion

Archibald Motley, 1948

Girl Interrupted at Her Music

Johannes Vermeer, 1658-1661

Luigi Russolo, Ugo Piatti and the Intonarumori

Luigi Russolo, 1913


Mai Trung Thứ, 1956

Music for J.S. Bach

Robert Motherwell, 1989

Pastoral Concert

Giorgione, Titian, 1509

Pioneer with a Bugle

Aleksandr Rodchenko, 1930

Sappho and Alcaeus

Lawrence Alma-Tadema, 1881

Self-Portrait as a Lute Player

Artemisia Gentileschi, 1615-1617

Serpent of Wisdom

Nicholas Roerich, 1924

Song of the Towers

Aaron Douglas, 1966

The Concert

Johannes Vermeer, 1665

The Concert

Pavel Tchelitchew, 1933

The Elegant Ball, the Country Dance

Marie Laurencin, 1910

The Frightful Musicians

James Ensor, 1891

The Love Letter

Johannes Vermeer, 1669-1670

The Musician

Baya Mahieddine, 1978

The Musicians

Caravaggio, 1595

The Old Guitarist

Pablo Picasso, 1903-1904

The Street

Romare Bearden, 1964

The Three Soldiers

Pieter Bruegel the Elder, 1568

The Two Musicians

Baya Mahieddine, 1966

Three Women Playing Musical Instruments

Katsushika Ōi, 1850

Two Sisters with a Cello

Marie Laurencin, 1913-1914

Two Young Girls at the Piano

Pierre-Auguste Renoir, 1892

Willem Matthijs Maris with Violin

Matthijs Maris, 1872-1899

Young Flute Player

Judith Leyster, 1630
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