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Three Musicians by Pablo Picasso - Facts & History of the ...

Museum of Modern Art, New York City


79 x 87 3/4 in

201 x 223 cm

The painting, Three Musicians is painted in the style of Synthetic Cubism. Picasso painted it in 1921. This painting features a pierrot, a harlequin and a monk. They are depicted in abstract shapes and flat patterns, and the colors used are rather bright.

Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso was, and is still, famous for his various forms of art, including...

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Date: 2017-12-04 18:23:47

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Women in the Garden by Monet – Facts & History of the Painting

Women in the Garden by Claude Monet is a large impressionistic painting completed in 1867. It is one of his earlier works, done at a time when Impressionistic painting was not held in high regard by the art community in Paris. Although this work's impressionistic style is not as refined as later works by Monet, it is still held as a well-regarded piece by the Musee d'Orsay, where it currently resides.


A garden scene shows four people enjoying nature. In the foreground, a woman in a white dress with black trim is sitting next to a winding path. She holds a pale umbrella over her head and her lap is full of...

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Date: 2017-12-04 19:00:58

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Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci - Facts & History of the ...

The Mona Lisa is an oil painting, with a cottonwood panel as the surface. It is unusual in that most paintings are commissioned as oil on canvas, but the cottonwood panel is part of what has attributed to the fame of the painting. Because of the medium used for the image, the Mona Lisa has survived for six centuries without ever having been restored-a trait very unusual when considering the time...

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Date: 2017-12-10 06:36:09

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