Essays Tagged: "Philadelphia Museum of Art"


n 1887 Renoir completed a series of studies of a group of nude female figures known as the Bathers (Philadelphia Museum of Art). These reveal his extraordinary ability to depict the lustrous, pearly c ...

(2 pages) 92 1 4.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Discussion on Abstract Art vs. 'Fine' Art

ntaining outstanding works from such artists as Paul Cezanne, Albrecht Durer, and Claude Monet. The Philadelphia Museum of Art, holding over 300,000 pieces of work, has an absolutely beautiful collect ... re than five large exhibition rooms, more than their Islamic and Far East collections combined. The Philadelphia Museum of Art - the same that holds the fabulous French paintings - states in their hom ...

(4 pages) 157 0 4.1 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Discovering My Roots

I sluggishly pulled myself out of bed and woke up my roommate Alex. Alex and I planned to go to the Philadelphia Museum of Art with our other engineering friend from Towers, Ryan. I quickly called Rya ... quickly got ready, met up and started planning our route. Thus began the twenty minute walk to the Philadelphia Museum of Art (PMA). Upon arriving, we joined a huge line of people who also were tryin ...

(4 pages) 49 3 4.1 Aug/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art