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Archive for February, 2008

Find 30 Artworks

Tuesday, February 26th, 2008

This one should be a real challenge for you art lovers. In the painting above are 30 famous artworks hidden. How many can you find ?

Get a bigger picture and check your answers at our quiz page.

Ellsworth Kelly – Double Curve

Saturday, February 23rd, 2008

Ellsworth Kelly - Double Curve

Our latest addition to Artinthepicture.com is the minimalist artist Ellsworth Kelly. I don’t have a lot to say about that as it is minimalism and though I fully understand the concept of minimalism, I’m just not that interested (yet).

Franz Marc – Grazing Horses III

Friday, February 22nd, 2008

Franz Marc - Grazing Horses III

I’ve always been a big fan of the colourful works of Franz Marc. The painting above turned out to be the most expensive painting at a recent Sotheby’s auction. It sold for £ 12,340,500 (24,204,652 USD).

Guido Reni – Jupiter and Europa

Thursday, February 21st, 2008

Guido Reni

The latest addition to Artinthepicture.com is Baroque artist Guido Reni.

Magritte Powerbook

Wednesday, February 20th, 2008

Dan’s laser etched Magritte powerbook, originally uploaded by Steve Rhodes.

From Magritte’s Son of Man. This is real by the way.

The red balloon diaries *1

Tuesday, February 19th, 2008

The red balloon diaries *1, originally uploaded by cattycamehome.

The Flickr page of this photo also contains a quote by René Magritte:

“If the dream is a translation of waking life, waking life is also a translation of the dream.”

Marcel Duchamp – Chess

Monday, February 18th, 2008

Duchamp, originally uploaded by idahostudios.

As you may or may not know, Marcel Duchamp was a very good chess player. the chess set by the way was made by fellow artist Max Ernst.

Michael Eastman – Vanishing America

Sunday, February 17th, 2008

A beautiful series of photo’s.

Neue Pinakothek (Munich)

Saturday, February 16th, 2008

Neue Pinakothek, originally uploaded by Kwong Yee Cheng.

Sorry (2)…

Tuesday, February 12th, 2008

… that I have neglected this blog for a while, but I had some stuff to do. And on a totally unrelated note: I’ll be selling some special impressionist originals soon on my site.