Édouard Vuillard (French, 1868–1940). Self-Portrait with Waroquy, 1889. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Alex M. Lewyt, 1955 (55.173) | In his sober, high-collared garment, the pensive twenty-three year old Vuillard might be taken for a civil servant or a clergyman. Only the palette and paintbrushes in his right hand identify him as a painter.
Golden Book About God, Eloise Wilkin, 1956- Serious from "My Little Golden Book About God", Little Golden Book, 1956/1975by Jane Werner WatsonIllustrations by Eloise WilkinSerious thinking
Gustave Courbet (1819–1877.) Jo, La Belle Irlandaise, 1865–66. Oil on canvas. The Met Museum just tweeted this in honor of St Paddy's day.
Childe Hassam (American, 1859–1935). The Water Garden, 1909. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Partial and Promised Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Dillon, 1994 (1994.450) | This painting is thought to have been executed on the property of a friend in East Hampton who had a beautiful lily pond surrounded by irises. #iris #flower
The National Art Gallery (Washington DC). "Paris, Rue de Havre" by Jean Beraud (1882).