From Gustav Klimt, still my favorite artist of all time…
From the esteemed Jewish French-Belarusian artist (and one of my personal favorites), Marc Chagall:
From the Russian painter Ilya Repin:
This is a bit different than the traditional “last supper” paintings we are used to, at least here in the States.
From Eugene Delacroix, as requested by Jacques Delacroix:
I could stare at this for hours…
My college (City College of San Francisco) has a “Diego Rivera Theater” featuring a mural by the artist that spans the width of the building. It is the cultural asset of which the college is most proud. It is very nice to look at. Here’s a picture.
I’ve seen the real thing. It’s absolutely beautiful. If you’re doing the tourist thing in San Francisco, or if you live there and are looking for something to do, make sure you hit up CCSF.
This is from the communist Mexican artist Diego Rivera:
Created during the Great Depression, this one is almost too predictable. It’s beauty alone, though, makes it worthy of an afternoon with tea.
This one is in a private collection somewhere…