Category: twentieth century

Ragnhild Keyser (Norwegian, 1889 – 1943): Cubi…

Ragnhild Keyser (Norwegian, 1889 – 1943): Cubist landscape (via Bukowskis)

Margaret Hickson (British, 19th-20th century):…

Margaret Hickson (British, 19th-20th century): Girl reading (via Uppsala Auktionskamarre)

philamuseum: “When a beautiful rose dies beau…

philamuseum:

“When a beautiful rose dies beauty does not die because it is not really in the rose. Beauty is an awareness in the mind.” —Agnes Martin, from her 1989 essay “Beauty is the Mystery of Life”

Explore the ideas that shaped Agnes Martin’s art in our exhibition “Agnes Martin: The Untroubled Mind/Works from the Daniel W. Dietrich II Collection,” on view until October 14. 

Untitled #6,” 1985, by Agnes Martin © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York 

Jenny Nyström (Swedish, 1854 – 1946): Skaters …

Jenny Nyström (Swedish, 1854 – 1946): Skaters (1917) (via Bukowskis)

Helene Schjerfbeck (Finnish, 1862 – 1946): Sju…

Helene Schjerfbeck (Finnish, 1862 – 1946): Sjundby farm (1917) (via Uppsala Auktionskamarre)

Anna Gardell-Ericson (Swedish, 1853 – 1939): W…

Anna Gardell-Ericson (Swedish, 1853 – 1939): Woman sitting on staircase amongst flowers (via Uppsala Auktionskamarre)

Emma Pastor Normann (German, 1871 – 1945): Nor…

Emma Pastor Normann (German, 1871 – 1945): Norwegian Peasant Girl with a Sickle (via Lempertz)

Clarice Beckett (Australian, 1887 – 1935): At …

Clarice Beckett (Australian, 1887 – 1935): At Rickett’s Point, Beaumaris (via Sotheby’s Australia)

Emma Ekwall (Swedish, 1838 – 1925): Afternoon …

Emma Ekwall (Swedish, 1838 – 1925): Afternoon tea (via Bukowskis)

Helen Allingham (English, 1848 – 1926): A gard…

Helen Allingham (English, 1848 – 1926): A gardener in a cottage garden (via Bonhams)