Friday, December 4, 2009

The Friday Evening Nudes

And now without commentary...







Chagall



 
 Picasso


 

Albert Gleizes 
1936


Ambrogiani


Botero


Kandinsky



Man Ray




Milton Avery

14 comments:

  1. so incredibly beautiful.
    thanks so much for sharing.

    ReplyDelete
  2. I think I saw Botero driving a motorized shopping cart at Wal Mart last night.

    ReplyDelete
  3. An interesting and lovely collection this week, Pagan, but I particularly like the Kandinsky and the Chagall. In fact, I could sit and gaze at Chagalls all day long (and actually did long ago).

    ReplyDelete
  4. I like the fat lady on the bed; she reminds me of someone I know.

    ReplyDelete
  5. Liza: thanks for letting me know you're out there. Fantastic blog, you have and once again, I can't comment on it because of the fugged up blogger comment feature. :-( But I am following. Wanted to let you know how much I loved the "cabbages" post. I'd never seen that Van Gogh before!

    Lemme: Botero himself or the lady depicted in the painting? :D

    Susan: the Kandinski and the Chagal are my favorites of that set. I've seen the red nude before but the Kandinski is sublime for the first time - even if it is digital.

    Kenju: I like Botero's fat ladies. What can I say. :-}

    ReplyDelete
  6. Chagall...my favorite..so inspiring, emotional, poetic, extraordinary!

    ReplyDelete
  7. Great choices as ever. I love the Chagall and the Kandinsky

    ReplyDelete
  8. Great stuff but the Chagall is utterly wonderful. What a man!

    ReplyDelete
  9. Really interesting spread this week - hooray! I love the colors in the Chagall, of course. And this might be the only Kandinsky nude I've ever seen. Always a pleasure to see one of Botero's lovely full figures. Ambrogiani (new to me) seems to love the landscape as much or more than the figures - or is that my response... The Milton Avery might be my favorite in this set, though. So economical, and as lively and quirky as a blind contour drawing. My hand wants to make the same kind of moves - it itches to do so. Lovely.

    ReplyDelete
  10. Flor Larios: I find your art to be somewhat reminiscent of Chagall. A sort of Khalo/Chagall hybrid. Thanks for stopping by. Lots of good stuff on your Etsy site. :-)

    Jams: my two favorites as well. But that Milton Avery. Wow.

    Mary: good to see you! Botero's generous women! His doll-like skin tones are amazing.

    SB: :-) A particular favorite of mine from the nude files, is this Chagall.

    Radolphe: Bienvenue sur mon blog!

    Steve: I'm really into Milton Avery right now. I'm glad you noticed it and liked it.

    ReplyDelete
  11. Such a nice assortment of worlds...



    Aloha, Friend!


    Comfort Spiral

    ReplyDelete
  12. this modern nudes are interesting certainly, but I prefer those of the Renaissance and those of Ingres

    ReplyDelete

Thank you for taking the time to say you've been here.

I am sorry to say that I don't publish anonymous comments unless I know you through your initials, first name or blog name. I don't publish comments that have ANY kind of commercial or 'for sale' links.

You are Invited to Scroll Down! :-)

Please feel free to scroll down and look at the followers list, badges, photos and tons and tons of great links!

Search This Blog

In Memory of Bobbie

In Memory of Bobbie
Almost There

ARTLEX Art Dictionary

Kick Homophobia in The Butt: Add Your Name to the List of Supporters

Kick Homophobia in The Butt:  Add Your Name to the List of Supporters
click photo

Northampton Prop 8 Protest

Northampton Prop 8 Protest

It's Only Love

It's Only Love
See More Elopment Pictures here

Million Doors for Peace

Lines and Colors

Lines and Colors
A New Art Resource I Just Discovered!

Emily Dickinson - The Belle of Amherst

Emily Dickinson - The Belle of Amherst
"When the Amherst sphinx styled herself a pagan, she meant she didn’t believe in the biblical God. What sort of deity, if any, she did believe in is hard to pinpoint."
-- Gary Sloan, "Emily Dickinson: Pagan Sphinx,"

National Protest Against Prop 8

National Protest Against Prop 8

My Daughters

My Daughters

Code Pink

"The arc of the moral universe is long but it bends toward justice."
~Martin Luther King Jr.
Love and compassion is the Universal religion. That is my religion.
~ The Dalai Lama

Blog Archive

Fair Use

I believe that the images and writing posted here fall under the "fair use" section of the U.S. copyright law http://www.copyright.gov/title17/92chap1.html#107, as they are intended for educational purposes and are not in a medium that is of commercial nature.

Labels

LinkWithin

Blog Widget by LinkWithin