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Themes in Art


A Creek in St. Thomas (Virgin Islands), Camille Pissarro

A Creek in St. Thomas (Virgin Islands)

Camille Pissarro, 1856
A rider in the desert, Augustus Osborne Lamplough

A rider in the desert

Augustus Osborne Lamplough, 1900
Abraham's Oak, Henry Ossawa Tanner

Abraham's Oak

Henry Ossawa Tanner, 1905
An Arab on a camel surveying the desert at dusk, Augustus Osborne Lamplough

An Arab on a camel surveying the desert at dusk

Augustus Osborne Lamplough, 1900
And He Disappeared out of Their Sight, Henry Ossawa Tanner

And He Disappeared out of Their Sight

Henry Ossawa Tanner, 1898
Angels Appearing before the Shepherds, Henry Ossawa Tanner

Angels Appearing before the Shepherds

Henry Ossawa Tanner, 1910
Arabs in the desert at dusk; and A felucca on the Nile, Augustus Osborne Lamplough

Arabs in the desert at dusk; and A felucca on the Nile

Augustus Osborne Lamplough, 1911
Autumn Landscape, Hishida Shunsō

Autumn Landscape

Hishida Shunsō, 1899
Between Scylla and Charybdis, Adolf Hirémy-Hirschl

Between Scylla and Charybdis

Adolf Hirémy-Hirschl, 1910
Black Place II, Georgia O'Keeffe

Black Place II

Georgia O'Keeffe, 1945
Bogatyr, Mikhail Vrubel


Mikhail Vrubel, 1898
Boy with a Crow, Akseli Gallen-Kallela

Boy with a Crow

Akseli Gallen-Kallela, 1884
Cairo at dusk, Egypt, Augustus Osborne Lamplough

Cairo at dusk, Egypt

Augustus Osborne Lamplough, 1900
Calm, Mária Medvecká


Mária Medvecká, 1970
Chaumières, Near the Pond, Théodore Rousseau

Chaumières, Near the Pond

Théodore Rousseau, 1850
Closed Eyes, Odilon Redon

Closed Eyes

Odilon Redon, 1889
Elijah the Prophet, Nicholas Roerich

Elijah the Prophet

Nicholas Roerich, 1931
Entrance to the Casbah, Henry Ossawa Tanner

Entrance to the Casbah

Henry Ossawa Tanner, 1912
Figures in the Woods, Matthijs Maris

Figures in the Woods

Matthijs Maris, 1880
Fiori, Giorgio Morandi


Giorgio Morandi, 1929
Fisherman's Devotions, Étaples, Henry Ossawa Tanner

Fisherman's Devotions, Étaples

Henry Ossawa Tanner, 1916
Flood Waters, Claude Monet

Flood Waters

Claude Monet, 1896
Fog, Voisins, Alfred Sisley

Fog, Voisins

Alfred Sisley, 1874
Foothills of Burchmulla, Ural Tansykbayev

Foothills of Burchmulla

Ural Tansykbayev, 1972
Gateway, Tangier, Henry Ossawa Tanner

Gateway, Tangier

Henry Ossawa Tanner, 1912
Grey and Silver: Chelsea Wharf, James McNeill Whistler

Grey and Silver: Chelsea Wharf

James McNeill Whistler, 1864-1868
In the Forest, BC, Emily Carr

In the Forest, BC

Emily Carr, 1935
Jungle, Armando Morales


Armando Morales, 1986
Landscape Sketch, Théodore Rousseau

Landscape Sketch

Théodore Rousseau, 1865
Moses in the Bullrushes, Henry Ossawa Tanner

Moses in the Bullrushes

Henry Ossawa Tanner, 1921
Nocturne, James McNeill Whistler


James McNeill Whistler, 1870-1877
Nocturne in Black and Gold: The Falling Rocket, James McNeill Whistler

Nocturne in Black and Gold: The Falling Rocket

James McNeill Whistler, 1875
Nocturne in Blue and Gold: Old Battersea Bridge, James McNeill Whistler

Nocturne in Blue and Gold: Old Battersea Bridge

James McNeill Whistler, 1872-1875
Nocturne: The Thames at Battersea, James McNeill Whistler

Nocturne: The Thames at Battersea

James McNeill Whistler, 1878
Rainforest, Armando Morales


Armando Morales, 1989
More Themes in Art
Cuneiform, Themes in Art


Abstract Art, Themes in Art

Abstract Art

Unshackled from the figure

Abstract Figures, Themes in Art

Abstract Figures

Hinting at the human form

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