Monthly Archives: February 2008

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http://callmesandy.stumbleupon.com/ CallmeSandy is a most interesting blog with the author’s own photographs and ‘tonic’writing,plus a lot of what he calls ‘fine art and stuff’.This picture looks like an abstract painting. And it wasn’t photoshopped! Lovely.

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Web Gallery of Art – Image Viewer

http://www.wga.hu/support/viewer/z.html Here is the most famous part of the Triptych ‘Battle of San Romano’ by Paolo Ucello ( 1450); I have been loving this painting since childhood ( no TV at the time!),perhaps it reminded me the merry-go-round’s wooden horses … Continue reading

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Quadro di Alviero Tatini Natura Morta

http://www.firenzeart.it/opera.php?id=521 Alviero Tatini paints his Toscana as if it were a still life; don’t the fruits on the table look like sculpted in wood? It makes one think of the horses of P. Ucello’s Battle of San Romano. Paint noticed … Continue reading

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http://www.cimaise.be/main/fr/venise.php Far from the ‘sfumato’ (haze) of old, Venice is revisited here by a painter ( Nathalie Clément) full of intensity; even her more muted colours are vibrant on the canvas.

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