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BLOSSOMS IN BRUSHSTROKES:
FLOWER SYMBOLISM IN ART

Artists have been drawn to flowers for centuries due to their bright colors, natural beauty and ephemeral quality. Join us on this exploration of the symbolism of flowers throughout art history.

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Blossoms in Brushstrokes: Flower Symbolism in Art
Blossoms in Brushstrokes: Flower Symbolism in...

Have you ever wondered if there’s more behind those roses your beau brou...

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Luxurious Aesthetics: Minimalism vs. Maximalism
Luxurious Aesthetics: Minimalism vs. Maximalism

Both bold aesthetic trends and "philosophies," minimalism and maximalism...

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M.S. Rau's TEFAF Debut
M.S. Rau's TEFAF Debut

  "TEFAF transcends mere commercial transactions, distinguishing ...

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Matisse the Printmaker: Monotypes, Goldfish and Radical Invention
Matisse the Printmaker: Monotypes, Goldfish a...

Grand Paysage, Mont Alban by Henri Matisse. M.S. Rau.  Matisse's Art...

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The Wonder of the Classical World: What Makes Greco-Roman Art so Special?
The Wonder of the Classical World: What Makes...

Many of us attribute artistic greatness to the spectacular societies of...

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Baroque Bombast: How to Identify Baroque Works of Art
Baroque Bombast: How to Identify Baroque Work...

Baroque Definition: Italian Beginnings   Flemish Baroque Bronze ...

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The Hidden Story of Degas's Bronze Ballerinas
The Hidden Story of Degas's Bronze Ballerinas

You’re probably familiar with Edgar Degas’ vibrant oils and pastels that...

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A Luncheon to Remember: Uncovering Renoir's Masterpiece
A Luncheon to Remember: Uncovering Renoir's M...

Renoir's Societal Portrait: A Glimpse into the Artist's World   ...

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Top 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Fairies
Top 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Fairies

The belief in fairies and their existence has been a fascinating topic t...

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