Marc Chagall: Evening at the Window, 1950. Oil on canvas. Sammlung Rosengart Art Museum, Lucerne, Switzerland.
“I had only to open my bedroom window, and blue air, love, and flowers entered with her.” (Marc Chagall)
Banksy (United Kingdom-based; graffiti artist, street art, political activist, film director, and painter): “Waiting in vain…at the door of the club” (Man with Flowers), 2013. Seen on a roll-down security gate covering the main entrance to Larry Flint’s Hustler Club in Hell’s Kitchen, New York, NY.
Cy Twombly (American, Contemporary, 1928–2011): Wilder Shores of Love, Bassano in Teverina, 1985, Oil based house paint, oil crayon, coloured pencil, lead pencil on wooden panel, 55-1/8 x 47-1/4 inches (140 x 120 cm), Private Collection. © Cy Twombly, Walther Dräyer, Zürich. © This artwork may be protected by copyright. It is posted on the site in accordance with fair use principles.
Wassily Kandinsky (Russian, 1866-1944): Romantic landscape, 1911. Oil on canvas, 94.3 x 129 cm. Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany.
“The true work of art is born from the Artist: a mysterious, enigmatic, and mystical creation. It detaches itself from him, it acquires an autonomous life, becomes a personality, an independent subject, animated with a spiritual breath, the living subject of a real existence of being.” (Wassily Kandinsky)
M.C. Escher (Dutch, 1898-1972): Bond of Union, 1956. Lithograph, 25.3 x 33.9 cm (10 x 13-3/8 inches). © This artwork may be protected by copyright. It is posted on the site in accordance with fair use principles.
Marc Chagall [French, born Russia (present-day Belarus), 1887-1985]: Over the Town, 1918. Oil on canvas, 45 x 56 cm. The State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia.
Tom Wesselmann (American, Pop Art, 1931-2004): Bedroom Painting No. 38, 1978. Oil on canvas, 213.36 x 246.38 cm, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Washington, D.C., USA. © Estate of Tom Wesselmann/SODRAC, Montreal/VAGA, New York (2012), Photo: Lee Stalsworth. © This artwork may be protected by copyright. It is posted on the site in accordance with fair use principles.
Alex Colville (Canadian; Realism, Magic Realism; 1920 – 2013): Soldier and Girl at Station, 1953. Glazed tempera on hardboard, 40.6 x 60.9 cm. The Thomson Collection, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. © This artwork may be protected by copyright. It is posted on the site in accordance with fair use principles.