Pierre-Auguste Renoir - artist - 1910 - photo credits - Wikipedia

Pierre-Auguste Renoir

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Pierre-Auguste Renoir - Skaters in the Bois de Boulogne, 1868. Image via commons.wikimedia.org
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With the holidays approaching, we have selected winter paintings of famous modern and contemporary artists to set the mood for the season ahead.

Pierre-Auguste Renoir - The Bathers
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Currently at the prolific Parisian institution Musee d'Orsay is an exhibition devoted to the art of Renoir father and son - the painter and the filmmaker respectively.

Georges Seurat - Parade de cirque
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The following list reveals the presence of circus in a number of artworks by some of the most iconic artists of the 20th century.

Paul Cezanne - Bathers at Rest, 1904
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The meanings attached to the bath and bathing are manifold. Here is a selection of ten most notable early modernist paintings depicting nude bathers.

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What does the color green mean to you? We delve into the rich history of the green color which, among other things, is also associated with the death of one great leader.

Gertrude Stein Writing at Her Home, via turtlepointpress
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We take a look at the most compelling quotes about art by Gertrude Stein, arguably the most controversial female literary figure of the 20th century.

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As four major auction houses prepare artworks, the stage is set for the November's mega-sale season in New York that promises to shatter all records.

Pablo Picasso - Guitar
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As one of the most sensual music instruments, guitar in art is a celebration of lines, curves, and allegory. Read more about what does guitar art hold here