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Bosphorus Tiger

This is the latest in my series of tiger paintings. I am calling it Bosphorus Tiger.I confess I have never seen tigers,water lilies,or lotus in the Bosphorus…but this is what imagination is for …no? 14 altre parole

Watercolor

Rousseau on Politeness

There is a quote by Fred Astaire that has to do with parenting and that also ties into the Emile readings that we’ve had. He said, “The hardest jobs kids face today is learning good manners without seeing any.” Now, I personally agree with this statement. 343 altre parole

Knowledge

Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet. – Jean Jacques Rousseau

From Flickr: "Notre Dame" by lluisribesmateu1969

1909. Oil on canvas. 32,7025 x 40,9575 cm. The Phillips Collection, Washington.

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From Flickr: "Promeneurs dans un parc" by lluisribesmateu1969

1900-1910. Oil on canvas. 46 x 55 cm. Musée de l’Orangerie, Paris.

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From Flickr: "Les pêcheurs à la ligne" by lluisribesmateu1969

1908-1909. Oil on canvas. 46 x 55 cm. Musée de l’Orangerie, Paris.

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From Flickr: "La basse-cour" by lluisribesmateu1969

1896-1898. Oil on canvas. 24,6 x 32,9 cm. Musée National d’Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris.

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