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Monet. Impressionist's use of color and rendition of light has always fascinated me... one day I'll get there.

Monet, art at the Grand Palais. I especially love the girl under the pink trees

De Amadeo a Paula Rego, 50 Anos de Arte Portuguesa (1910-1960) « O Universo Numa Casca de Noz

De Amadeo a Paula Rego, 50 Anos de Arte Portuguesa (1910-1960) « O Universo Numa Casca de Noz

PORTO, DE AGOSTINHO REBELO DA COSTA AOS NOSSOS DIAS: artes decorativas

PORTO, DE AGOSTINHO REBELO DA COSTA AOS NOSSOS DIAS: artes decorativas

Paula Rego, "Mãe", 1997. Pastel e papel s/ alumínio, 180x130 cm. Coleção Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Centro de Arte Moderna José de Azeredo Perdigão. Fotografia de José Manuel Costa Alves. Arquivo Fotográfico do CAM-JAP

Paula Rego, "Mãe", 1997. Pastel e papel s/ alumínio, 180x130 cm. Coleção Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Centro de Arte Moderna José de Azeredo Perdigão. Fotografia de José Manuel Costa Alves. Arquivo Fotográfico do CAM-JAP

Abisag - Josefa de Obidos 1650. After a search for the most beautiful woman in the land, Abishag is chosen to be a helper and servant to King David in his old age. Among Abishag's duties is to lie next to him and keep him warm. David does not have sexual relations with her. This is decisive. If David was impotent he could no longer be king, as the Hebrews believed that the fertility of the soil and the general prosperity of the people were bound up with the fertility of the king.

Abisag - Josefa de Obidos 1650. After a search for the most beautiful woman in the land, Abishag is chosen to be a helper and servant to King David in his old age. Among Abishag's duties is to lie next to him and keep him warm. David does not have sexual relations with her. This is decisive. If David was impotent he could no longer be king, as the Hebrews believed that the fertility of the soil and the general prosperity of the people were bound up with the fertility of the king.

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