Art and Artifice
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Photos: Retrospective of Dale Chihuly's career at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.
Kawase Hasui Woodblock Print from 1954. "Kanago Village, Ibaraki Prefecture"
Hiroshige - Plum Orchard in Kameido
Japanese woodblock print, 1857: Hiroshige "Plum Orchard in Kameido." View image enlarged.
Edvard Munch "Melancholy" - 1892
Separated figure among the rocks along a Norwegian coast. View image enlarged.
Edvard Munch "Starry Night"
Munch snowscape oil painting with shadows cast from unseen people. View this Munch painting enlarged.
Robert Lawson art "Theodore Roosevelt"
Robert Lawson portrait of Theodore Roosevelt from the 1957 edition of his book Watchwords of Liberty. See the image enlarged here.
Catherine Jeffrey Jones "Parasol"
(officially untitled work 2001)
Art Deco Architecture
The Bacardi Building in Havana, Cuba
The architects were Esteban Rodriguez Castell, Rafael Fernandez Ruenes, and Jose Menendez Menendez. Built 1930.
From photo 36 of the book.
By Hans Engel
Published 1999 by Prestel
Amazon.com link for the book here.
Cliffs and Waves
Art by William Trost Richards
Coast of Cornwall
Art by George Inness
Art by Jack Guaghan