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Name the Artist Joseph Being Sold to Potiphar. 1516-1517. Oil on wood. 58 x 50 cm. Private collection, on permanent loan to the National Gallery, London, UK 1 Madonna Litta. c. 1490. Oil on panel, transferred to canvas. The Hermitage, … Continue reading

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Name the Artist Quiz

Name the Artist   The Stolen Kiss. Oil on canvas. 45 x 55 cm. The Hermitage, St. Petersburg, Russia. 1   Les Demoiselles d’Avignon. 1907. Oil on canvas. The Museum of Modern Arts, New York, NY, USA 2   The … Continue reading

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Edgar Degas – The Millinery Shop

 Edgar Degas – The Millinery Shop, 1885, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois Edgar Degas ( July 19,  1834 – September 27, 1917), born Hilaire-Germain-Edgar De Gas , was a French artist famous for his work in painting, sculpture, printmaking and … Continue reading

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René Magritte – Hegel’s Holiday

René Magritte. Hegel’s Holiday. 1958. Oil on canvas. 61 x 50 cm. Private collection. René Magritte ( November 21, 1898 –  August, 15, 1967) was a Belgian surrealist artist. He became well known for a number of witty and thought-provoking images. … Continue reading

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Joan Miró – Woman in Front of the Sun

Joan Miró. Woman in Front of the Sun. 1950. Oil on canvas. 65 x 50 cm. Private collection. Joan Miró i Ferrà (April 20, 1893 – December 25, 1983) was a Spanish Catalan painter, sculptor, and ceramicist born in Barcelona. … Continue reading

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Agnolo Bronzino – Portrait of Andrea Doria as Neptune

Agnolo Bronzino. Portrait of Andrea Doria as Neptune. Oil on canvas. 115 x 53 cm. c.1532-3 or after 1545. Pinacoteca di Brera, Milan, Italy. Andrea Doria was an Italian mercenary warlord, or condotierre, from Genoa. He was born in the … Continue reading

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