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I'd hang that on my wall.

James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903), Symphony in White, no.2, 1864, Tate Britain, London.

James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903), Symphony in White, no.2, 1864, Tate Britain, London.

— 1 month ago with 7 notes
#James Abbott McNeill Whistler  #painting  #portraiture  #19th century  #1890s  #impressionism  #favourite 

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669), Self Portrait, 1659.

Click through for an AMAZING super high-def scan of this painting from the Google Art Project.

— 2 months ago with 109 notes
#Rembrandt van Rijn  #painting  #self portrait  #Rembrandt  #17th century  #1650s  #favourite  #rembrandt is seriously so good I want to cry 
Artemisia Gentileschi (1593-1656), Judith and Her Maidservant with the Head of Holofernes, c.1625.

Artemisia Gentileschi (1593-1656), Judith and Her Maidservant with the Head of Holofernes, c.1625.

— 3 months ago with 36 notes
#Artemisia Gentileschi  #painting  #biblical  #religious  #female artists  #renaissance  #17th century  #favourite 
Gian Lorenzo Bernini (1598-1680), The Rape of Proseprina (detail), 1621, Galleria Borghese.

Gian Lorenzo Bernini (1598-1680), The Rape of Proseprina (detail), 1621, Galleria Borghese.

— 8 months ago with 151 notes
#Gian Lorenzo Bernini  #sculpture  #17th century  #baroque  #mythology  #hades  #persephone  #marble  #favourite 
Andrew Wyeth (1917-2009), Winter 1946, 1946, North Carolina Museum of Art.

Andrew Wyeth (1917-2009), Winter 1946, 1946, North Carolina Museum of Art.

— 8 months ago with 39 notes
#Andrew Wyeth  #painting  #figurative  #landscape  #20th century  #favourite 
Mattiusi Iyaituk (b.1950), My Mother Talking About Caribou, 2005, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts.

Mattiusi Iyaituk (b.1950), My Mother Talking About Caribou, 2005, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts.

— 9 months ago with 1 note
#Mattiusi Iyaituk  #sculpture  #21st century  #favourite  #Canadian