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Paul CĂ©zanne (French, 1839-1906) The Basket of Apples, c. 1893

From www.artic.edu/artexplorer/search.php?tab=2&resource=65: Will the apples fall off the table? Explore the tension between stability and imbalance in this late still life by Cezanne. Many of Paul CĂ©zanne’s late still lifes depict complex arrangements whose artificial character underscores the artist’s role as contriver. They are, however, very different from the seventeenth-century Dutch prototypes to which they…

London attack: Assailant shot dead after 3 killed near Parliament…. Debates dominated by fear..London attack part of disturbing trend

Three people were killed and scores injured when an attacker plowed a car through crowds in central London before attempting to storm the Houses of Parliament in what police believe was an act of Islamist-inspired terrorism.Police indicated they knew the identity of the assailant, who fatally stabbed unarmed police officer Keith Palmer, a 15-year-veteran, on…

Gorky, Arshile (1904-1948) – 1927-28 Landscape (Private Collection)

Oil on canvas; 76.2 x 96.5 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…