Artwork

Daily Art (6/18/20) – California News, William Sidney Mount

Daily Artwork — “CaliforniA News, WIlliam Sydney Mount, 1850”

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1850 — California News.  Oil paint on canvas. Genre Painting style. William Sydney Mount (1807-1868). Long Island Museum, Stony Brook, NY, USA

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Daily Art – The Pet Doves, Luigi Bechi

Daily Artwork — “The Pet Doves, Luigi Bechi, c1870”

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c.1870 — The Pet Doves.  Oil paint on canvas. Genre painting. Luigi Bechi (1830-1919). Private collection.

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Daily Art – The Family, Paula Rego

Daily Artwork — “The Family, Paula Rego, 1988”

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1988 — The Family. Oil on Canvas. Expressionism style. Paula Rego (1935 – ) Saatchi Gallery, London, UK.

In The Family the absent father and husband returns to the picture plane, only to be manhandled by his daughter and his wife. As usual, the narrative clues are ambiguous, and the story could have several endings. (Wikipaintings)

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