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syrus1974:

男性 - GATAG|フリー絵画・版画素材集
tierradentro:

“Dancing Shoes”, 1882, Helene Schjerfbeck. (via)
books0977:

Puppets. Walter Ernest Webster (British, 1878-1959). Oil on canvas. 
"The Fairground Booth"  or "The Puppet Show" was presented in Moscow in 1906. Written by Alexander Blok, the production was a collaboration between the Theatre director Meyerhold and Blok himself. The outline of the play involves three main characters Pierrot, Columbine and Harlequin plus other players like the author and a group of what is called the mystics. 
bonjourtableau:

The Lady with the Veil, 1768, Alexander Roslin, Nationalmuseum
books0977:

At the Piano (1858-59). James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903), Oil on canvas. Taft Museum of Art.
The ‘Piano Picture,’ so called by Whistler, is a study of his half-sister and niece. This experiment in composition and color is held together by a grid of picture frames, moldings, and furniture. Two parallel centers are created in the black-robed woman concentrating on her playing while her white-clad daughter gazes outward. An advocate of ‘art for art’s sake,’ Whistler relieved the suggestion of confinement by emphasizing reflections in the glass of the pictures as well as on the piano legs and instrument case.
fromthefloatingworld:

Utagawa Kunisada
books0977:

Portrait of a Young Woman Playing the Harp (early 19th century). Robert Home (British, 1752-1834. Oil on canvas.
Home traveled to the Indian subcontinent in 1791. The sitter, not identified, was likely the wife or more likely the daughter of a wealthy merchant or colonial administrator.
colin-vian:

  Leigh-Anne Eagerton, Lemon and leaves, 2011
colin-vian:

  Egon Schiele, 1907
jeromeof:

Ascension - Salvador Dali
magictransistor:

Caspar David Friedrich, Der Abend: Tageszeitenzyklus (The Times of Day: Evening), oil on canvas, c. 1821.
wetreesinart:

Vincent Van Gogh (Dutch,1853-1890), Sunny Lawn in a Public Park, 1888, oil on canvas, Collection Merzbacher