ObeliskThemes in Art



Marianne von Werefkin, 1916

Barge Haulers On The Volga

Ilya Repin, 1870-1873

Bedouins Weaving

Faeq Hassan, 1961

Cleaning Fish

George Bellows, 1913

Embroidery; The Artist's Mother

Georges Seurat, 1882-1883

Fisherman's wife sewing

Anna Ancher, 1890

Fruit Vendors

Anita Magsaysay-Ho, 1960

Girl Plucking a Swan

Anna Ancher, 1900

Hands Washing

Tina Modotti, c. 1927

Harvest Talk

Charles White, 1953

Harvest Threshing

Albert Gleizes, 1912


Anna Ancher, 1905


Natalia Goncharova, 1907


George Stubbs, 1785

Indian Woman

‘Bagyi’ Aung Soe, c. 1980-1990

Iron Forge Viewed from Without

Joseph Wright of Derby, 1773

Kinuta: Beauty Fulling Cloth in the Moonlight

Katsushika Ōi, 1850

Ladle B, Otis Steel Mill, Cleveland

Margaret Bourke-White, 1930

Lastångare Stadsgården

Sigrid Hjertén, 1934

Metal Worker

Mária Medvecká, 1960

Mine outside Dimitrovo (now Pernik)

Zlatyu Boyadzhiev, 1945

Mining in the Basin

Théo Kerg, 1942

Negro Woman at a Fountain

Anne Goldthwaite, c. 1910

Our Land

Charles White, 1951

Peasant War print 1: The Tiller

Käthe Kollwitz, 1907

Peasants Gathering Grapes

Natalia Goncharova, 1913

Pescadoras 2 (Fishermen)

Armando Morales, 1979

Ploughing in Nevers

Rosa Bonheur, 1849

Potato Planters

Jean-François Millet, 1861

Pounding Strong

Dorothea Tanning, 1981


George Stubbs, 1785

Seated Man in Yellow Overalls

Loïs Mailou Jones, 1939


Elizabeth Catlett, 1952

Spinning By Firelight

Henry Ossawa Tanner, 1894

Tehuantepec Type

Tina Modotti, c. 1929

The Cherry Picker

Berthe Morisot, 1891

The Gleaners

Jean-François Millet, 1857

The Sower

Jean-François Millet, 1850

The Stone Breakers

Gustave Courbet, 1849

Tomato Pickers

Anita Magsaysay-Ho, 1975

Two Women from Tehuantepec with jicalpextle

Tina Modotti, c. 1925

Woman with a Rake

Jean-François Millet, 1856-1857

Women Feeding Chickens

Anita Magsaysay-Ho, 1979

Women Ironing

Ivana Kobilca, 1891

Workers Parade

Tina Modotti, 1926
More Themes in Art

The Nude in Art

Getting out the skin


The canvas mirror

Abstract Figures

Hinting at the human form

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