Monthly Archives: May 2019

Sentient in San Francisco – 22 May 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 22 May 1844 – Mary Cassatt, an American painter: Part I of II. Below – “The Boating Party”; “Young Woman in a Black and Green Bonnet”; “Tea”; “Summertime”; “Woman Standing Holding a Fan.” This … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 21 May 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 21 May 1844 – Henri Rousseau, a French painter: Part I of II. Below – “The Dream”; “A Carnival Evening”; “The Sleeping Gypsy”; “The Flamingoes”; “Bouquet of Flowers”; “Self Portrait.” Musings in Spring: Jeanne … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 20 May 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 20 May 1898 – Eduard Ole, an Estonian painter. Below – “Passengers”; “Linnavaade Alpidest”; “Rootsi rennamotiiv”; “Park”; “Pariisi vaade.” Musings in Spring: Kate Chopin “The voice of the sea speaks to the soul. The … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 19 May 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 19 May 1871 – Walter Russell, an American painter. Below – “Solitude (Rocky Mountains)”; “The Wave”; Untitled; “Bermuda Cottage.” This Date in Literary History: Died 19 May 1864 – Nathaniel Hawthorne, an American novelist, … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 18 May 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 18 May 1938 – Janet Fish, an American painter: Part I of II. Below – “Black Bowl and Red Scarf”; “Chili Peppers”; “Orange Pink Green”; “Plastic Boxes”; “Cut Peach, Blue Vase”; “Evian Bottles.” This … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 17 May 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 17 May 1923 – Anthony Eyton, an English painter: Part I of II. Below – “Staircase in the Morning”; “Rocking Chair”; “Studio”; “Brixton Market”; “Self-portrait.” This Date in Literary History: Born 17 May 1873 … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 16 May 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 16 May 1898 – Tamara de Lempicka, a Polish painter who spent most of her working life in France and the United States. Below – “Woman with a Mandolin”; “Young Lady with Gloves”; “Portrait … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 15 May 2019

This Date in Art History: Died 15 May 1967 – Edward Hopper, an American painter: Part I of II. Below – “Nighthawks”; “Automat”; “New York Movie”; “Rooms for Tourists”; “Gas”; “Summer Interior.” Musings in Spring: Sandy Gingras “At the beach, … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 14 May 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 14 May 1905 – Antonio Berni, an Argentinian painter, illustrator, and engraver. Below – “Fishermen”; “Ramona en el Moulin Rouge”; “Meditando”; “Niña con jarra”; “Juanito y sus amigos”; “Female Figure.” This Date in Literary … Continue reading

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Sentient in San Francisco – 13 May 2019

This Date in Art History: Born 13 May 1943 – Kurt Trampedach, a Danish painter and sculptor. Below – “Dancing dog”; “Horse”; “Girl’s portrait”; “Portrait”; “Self-portrait.” Musings in Spring: Haruki Murakami “Say it before you run out of time. Say … Continue reading

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