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What paintings of historical art are your favorites?


 

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    Alastar Packer 2 years ago

    Oh my gosh, Nick. what would we do without Kunstler and Troianai. They both bring military history alive!

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    Starry, starry night

    paint your palette blue and gray...

    Excellent fave, Rebbeca!

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    Alastar Packer 2 years ago

    Ah Phyllis! B of Venus is a fave here. All the others are awesome, too. Another artist am enthralled with, whose engravings were painted too, is Hogarth:) Yep, I asked alright lol.

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    They can go on and on can't they, deecoleworld. I like the Romantic period too. Believe it was Delacroix who painted the one here, Liberty Leading the People. You brought up some artists i'm not all that familiar with, thank you! O Blake a fave, too.


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    Alastar Packer 2 years ago

    I remember corresponding with you on the Pendergrast library once in a story you wrote, effer. Writing down those paintings' names now, thank you. How cool to hear you saw the M Lisa. Bet Mona followed you around with her eyes!

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    Alastar Packer 2 years ago

    So many paintings of John the Baptist, many of them superlative works of art. Winslow Homer, a great American painter. And the Birth of Venus is a fave here, too, Seafarer Mama! This going to be really tough choosing a best -whew!


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    Alastar Packer 2 years ago

    Both awesome painters. With the extra spice of different eras. Excellent faves , raymondphilippe. Delacroix was a superstar of the 19th century.

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    VJ Zombie 2 years ago

    Seurat, A Sunday on La Grande Jatte—1884 featured at the The Chicago institute of Art.. one of my favorites.. not really a war painting but one that encompasses the soul i believe..


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