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After the Concert, at the Fireplace, Mikhail Vrubel

After the Concert, at the Fireplace

Mikhail Vrubel, 1905
Äitini, My Mother, Helene Schjerfbeck

Äitini, My Mother

Helene Schjerfbeck, 1909
Antigraceful, Umberto Boccioni

Antigraceful

Umberto Boccioni, 1913
Antoine Dominique Sauveur Aubert, Paul Cézanne

Antoine Dominique Sauveur Aubert

Paul Cézanne, 1866
Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier and His Wife, Marie-Anne-Pierrette Paulze., Jacques-Louis David

Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier and His Wife, Marie-Anne-Pierrette Paulze.

Jacques-Louis David, 1788
Arrangement in Grey and Black No.1, James McNeill Whistler

Arrangement in Grey and Black No.1

James McNeill Whistler, 1871
Bartholomew Beale, in Profile, Mary Beale

Bartholomew Beale, in Profile

Mary Beale, 1660
Bianca degli Utili Maselli, Lavinia Fontana

Bianca degli Utili Maselli

Lavinia Fontana, 1615
Camille, Claude Monet

Camille

Claude Monet, 1866
Camille Monet on her Deathbed, Claude Monet

Camille Monet on her Deathbed

Claude Monet, 1879
Charles Beale the Elder, Mary Beale

Charles Beale the Elder

Mary Beale, 1663
Christ in the House of His Parents, John Everett Millais

Christ in the House of His Parents

John Everett Millais, 1849-1850
Cousin, Suzie Porter, New York City, James Van Der Zee

Cousin, Suzie Porter, New York City

James Van Der Zee, 1914
Daughter Miyuki, Uemura Shōen

Daughter Miyuki

Uemura Shōen, 1914
Embroidery; The Artist's Mother, Georges Seurat

Embroidery; The Artist's Mother

Georges Seurat, 1882-1883
Family Group, Joshua Johnson

Family Group

Joshua Johnson, 1800
Family Portrait, II, Florine Stettheimer

Family Portrait, II

Florine Stettheimer, 1933
Ferdinand IV King of Naples and his Family, Angelica Kauffmann

Ferdinand IV King of Naples and his Family

Angelica Kauffmann, 1782-1783
From Spaniard and Morisca, Albino Girl, Miguel Cabrera

From Spaniard and Morisca, Albino Girl

Miguel Cabrera, 1763
Garveyite Family, Harlem, James Van Der Zee

Garveyite Family, Harlem

James Van Der Zee, 1924
Grace Allison McCurdy and her Daughters, Mary Jane and Letitia Grace, Joshua Johnson

Grace Allison McCurdy and her Daughters, Mary Jane and Letitia Grace

Joshua Johnson, 1806
Homesteaders, William H. Johnson

Homesteaders

William H. Johnson, 1942
Horizontal Volumes, Umberto Boccioni

Horizontal Volumes

Umberto Boccioni, 1912
Kate and Rachel Van Der Zee, Lenox, Mass., James Van Der Zee

Kate and Rachel Van Der Zee, Lenox, Mass.

James Van Der Zee, 1907
Kizette in Pink, Tamara de Lempicka

Kizette in Pink

Tamara de Lempicka, c. 1926
La Japonaise, Madame Monet, Claude Monet

La Japonaise, Madame Monet

Claude Monet, 1876

One must not look at color by itself, but in conjunction with the color of the sky! That sky is grey - but so iridescent that even our pure white would be unable to render the light and shimmer.

Letter to Theo - on solidarity and the color of the sky

Vincent Van Gogh, 1883
Materia, Umberto Boccioni

Materia

Umberto Boccioni, 1912
Mother and Child (Nancy and Olivia), Alice Neel

Mother and Child (Nancy and Olivia)

Alice Neel, 1982
Motherhood, Lê Phổ

Motherhood

Lê Phổ, 1940
Mrs. Ella Watson, Gordon Parks

Mrs. Ella Watson

Gordon Parks, 1942

It would be a long trip indeed if one stopped at every attractive town or village, at every beautiful motif —

My Dear Lucien

Camille Pissarro, 1883
My Father Rosse, Susan Penelope Rosse

My Father Rosse

Susan Penelope Rosse, 1677
My grandmother, Aisha Galimbaeva

My grandmother

Aisha Galimbaeva, 1968
My Grandparents, My Parents, and I (Family Tree), Frida Kahlo

My Grandparents, My Parents, and I (Family Tree)

Frida Kahlo, 1936
Pierre Bracquemond as a Child, Marie Bracquemond

Pierre Bracquemond as a Child

Marie Bracquemond, 1878
Pierre Bracquemond painting a bouquet of flowers, Marie Bracquemond

Pierre Bracquemond painting a bouquet of flowers

Marie Bracquemond, 1887
Portrait of Caroline Murat with her daughter, Letizia, Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun

Portrait of Caroline Murat with her daughter, Letizia

Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun, 1807
Portrait of Felix Pissarro, Camille Pissarro

Portrait of Felix Pissarro

Camille Pissarro, 1881
Portrait of Georgiana Burne Jones, Edward Burne-Jones

Portrait of Georgiana Burne Jones

Edward Burne-Jones, 1883
Portrait of Jacob Maris, Matthijs Maris

Portrait of Jacob Maris

Matthijs Maris, 1857
Portrait of John Apthorp and His Daughters, Angelica Kauffmann

Portrait of John Apthorp and His Daughters

Angelica Kauffmann, 1764
Portrait of Juliette Courbet, Gustave Courbet

Portrait of Juliette Courbet

Gustave Courbet, 1844
Portrait of Margareta van Eyck, Jan Van Eyck

Portrait of Margareta van Eyck

Jan Van Eyck, 1439
Portrait Of My Sister, Ettie Stettheimer, Florine Stettheimer

Portrait Of My Sister, Ettie Stettheimer

Florine Stettheimer, 1923
Portrait of Nina Kandinsky, Wassily Kandinsky

Portrait of Nina Kandinsky

Wassily Kandinsky, 1917
Portrait of the Artist's Family, Sofonisba Anguissola

Portrait of the Artist's Family

Sofonisba Anguissola, 1557-1558
Portrait of the Artist's Father, Albrecht Dürer

Portrait of the Artist's Father

Albrecht Dürer, 1490
Portrait of the Artist's Mother, Henry Ossawa Tanner

Portrait of the Artist's Mother

Henry Ossawa Tanner, 1897
Portrait of the artist's mother, Ms. Anne Ducreux b. Béliard, Joseph Ducreux

Portrait of the artist's mother, Ms. Anne Ducreux b. Béliard

Joseph Ducreux, c. 1790
More Themes in Art
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Clowns

Mothers, People

Mothers

Women, People

Women

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