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Casa Batlló, Barcelona, ​​Spain

Country: Spain City: Barcelona Address: Passeig de Gracia, 43 Who can explain the nature of genius? No one. When you see a truly ingenious creation in front of you, thoughts get confused, the feeling that you are involved in a great mystery only by the very fact of presence and contemplation gives rise to great pride in yourself, for being involved in the humanity that gave rise to this great mystery.
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Dutch painting

Male portrait, Robert Kampen, circa 1435

Author: Robert Kampen Museum: National Gallery (London) Year: About 1435 Click image for a larger picture Description of the picture: Portrait of a man - Robert Kampen. About 1435. Wood, tempera. 40.7х28.1 Robert Kampen (1378 / 1379-1444) is a Dutch painter, one of the founders of the early Renaissance art in his country.
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Dutch painting

Portrait of James Stewart, Anthony van Dyck

Author: Anthony van Dyck Museum: Metropolitan Museum Year: Around 1634-1635 ⇐ Click on image to enlarge Description of the picture: Portrait of James Stewart - Anthony van Dyck. Around 1634-1635. Canvas, oil. 215,9x127,6 In the prime of his work the best Flemish portrait painter Anthony Van Dyck (1599-1641) worked at the court of King Charles I.
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Russian painting

Painting "Oxen", Serov, 1885

Author: Valentin Aleksandrovich Serov Museum: Tretyakov Gallery Year: 1885 Click image for larger image Description of the picture: Oxen - Valentin Aleksandrovich Serov. 1885. Oil on canvas. 47x59 Study from the village life "Oxen" in the plot is simple. Undoubtedly, the artist was attracted by color symmetry, bright details.
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Italian painting

The Crowning of Mary, Fra Filippo Lippi

Author: Fra Filippo Lippi Museum: Uffizi Gallery Year: After 1444 Click image for a larger scale Description of the picture: The crowning of Mary - Fra Filippo Lippi. After 1444. Tempera on wood. 172x251 The extraordinarily spiritualized art of Beato Angelico influenced his pupil Filippo Lippi.
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