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      CommentAuthordorkmuffin
    • CommentTimeAug 21st 2013
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    Peter Doig! I was just trying to remember his name yesterday. LOVELY painter. Some of these images are pretty large, so I'M SORRY!











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    Grandma Moses: (Cracked has an article about her if you're curious)

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    Gustave Moreau:

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    Churchill, as rendered by Dwight Eisenhower.

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      CommentAuthordorkmuffin
    • CommentTimeSep 10th 2013
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    Wait, really?
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      CommentAuthorGreasemonkey
    • CommentTimeSep 10th 2013 edited
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    Yeah. Ike loved oil painting. He mostly painted staid conservative landscapes and fairly decent family portraits, but he perfectly captures Churchill in this piece of work. It was a Christmas gift from Eisenhower to Churchill, I think in 1945.
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    I got Jan Kempenaers book of photos of spomeniks and I'm now obsessed with them:







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    Henry Moret:



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    Zdzislaw Beksinski



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      CommentAuthorGreasemonkey
    • CommentTimeNov 7th 2013 edited
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    Socialist Realism from the USSR. Popular in drab government offices everywhere.





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      CommentAuthorGreasemonkey
    • CommentTimeDec 26th 2013 edited
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    Edvard Munch:


    Red And White




    Portrait of Nietzsche




    The Scream (1910 version)

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      CommentAuthorallana
    • CommentTimeDec 26th 2013
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    What's the year on the Nietzsche portrait?
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    1906. Spectacular, isn't it?
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      CommentAuthorGreasemonkey
    • CommentTimeFeb 7th 2014 edited
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    BOOK OF KELLS!

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    Michael Leunig:

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    Aachen Gospels. Carolingian illumination circa 820:

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