Category: Paul Cezanne

Konchalovsky, Pyotr (1876-1956) – 1937-38 Portrait of the Stage Director Vsevolod Meyerkhold (Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia)

Pyotr Konchalovsky was a Russian painter, a member of Jack of Diamonds group. He was born in the village of Slavianka, Kharkov gubernia (currently Ukraine) on 21 February 1876. His father was an art publisher. In 1889, the Konchalovskys moved to Moscow and their house became a part of the Moscow art scene of 1890s.…

Who has time for God? But life is a gift from Whom?_1691

Joy swimming in the streams of these Featured Artists: www.flickr.com/photos/12641375@N06/ www.flickr.com/photos/agueda1959/ www.flickr.com/photos/paterjpm/ www.flickr.com/photos/7493048@N08/ __________________________ Olympic’s Thrills moved many: you too couch potatoe? ____________________ Below I found at www.brainyquote.com/quotes/authors/p/paul_cezanne.html Paul Cezanne, French Artist Quotes Birth day: Jan. 19, 1839; Death day: Oct. 22, 1906 I’ll always be grateful to the public of intelligent amateurs. It is…

Gorky, Arshile (1904-1948) – 1936c. Portrait of Akabi (Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington DC)

Oil on canvas; 30.5 x 22.8 cm. Arshile Gorky, original name Vosdanik Adoian (born April 15, 1904, Khorkom, Van, Turkish Armenia [now in Turkey]—died July 21, 1948, Sherman, Conn., U.S.), American painter, important as the direct link between the European Surrealist painters and the painters of the American Abstract Expressionist movement. Gorky’s early life was…