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11 April 2017

oops... forgot my "I" post. So here is an extremely abbreviated one... Hope you are all enjoying your Tuesday! Happy Passover to those who are celebrating x

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Ivanov Alexander

His biblical masterpieces in particular are beautiful and full of complex emotion with his characters almost seeking to convey that same depth of feeling to their living audience.
The Appearance of Christ to Mary Magdalene after the Resurrection
The Appearance of Christ to the People.

5 comments:

  1. I wasn't familiar with this artist before, thanks! Love the lighting in the top painting. The one on the bottom certainly tells a story! It's always interesting to find out all the hidden meanings behind the gestures and symbols in old paintings such as these.

    Happy A to Z! :)
    Tui
    My A to Z posts are here: TuiSnider.com
    Also, A to Z posts from the #StoryDam Writing Community are here: StoryDam.com

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  2. Presume Mr. Alexander was Russian with a name like that. Maui Jungalow

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  3. What is happening in that bottom picture??? Why are so many people nekkid?
    ~Katie
    TheCyborgMom

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    1. haha; i think they were swimming. only thing that makes sense :P

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