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Fashion Inspired by Art: Jean-Honoré Fragonard's "The Swing"

"The Swing" 1767 Jean-Honore Fragonard. Rococo. The underlying themes in this have always struck me as amusing.

from HubPages

Impressionists Artists: 5 Facts About 5 Impressionist Artists - An Overview

Auguste Renoir - La Balançoire, Musée D'Orsay. I love the play of light in the picture.


Four of the famous bridges across the Tyne. The Tyne Bridge, the Swing Bridge, the High Level and the Metro Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne, England.

from Etsy

Original Abstract Painting - The Swing - Acrylic Contemporary Impasto Art Palette Knife - Orange Pink - By Elizabeth Lisa

Original Abstract Painting Of Acrylic Contemporary Art Palette Knife - Yellow orange pink stretched on a wooden frame See the painting in details. Every inch is paid enough attention. The colour and surface textures will bring freshness to your room or office.We use paints and canvas of the finest European quality, which ensures long life for your painting. We employ traditional Acrylic on canvas painting process, no under printing, no computer. #AbstractArtLove #ArtWork


Debbie Smyth - THREAD artist! Beautiful and intrique! Baffles my mind. Love the style, think they would make great illustrations, too!

from Mail Online

When playtime wasn't ruled by 'elf and safety:

The swing's the thing: Fifteen children enjoy a ride in London's Bloomsbury. These delightful images were all captured in the days before the health and safety industry took root, in an age when childhood disease or war represented more pressing threats to a child’s prospects than a game of conkers.