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The Queen of Sheba venerates the wood from which the Cross will be made (fresco by Piero della Francesca in San Francesco, Arezzo).

The Queen of Sheba venerates the wood from which the Cross will be made (fresco by Piero della Francesca in San Francesco, Arezzo).

Still Life with Fish, Emil Carlsen. Early in his career, the Danish-American painter spent six months in Paris, where he studied the still life paintings of Jean Siméon Chardin, apparently to great effect.  http://www.linesandcolors.com/

Still Life with Fish, Emil Carlsen. Early in his career, the Danish-American painter spent six months in Paris, where he studied the still life paintings of Jean Siméon Chardin, apparently to great effect. http://www.linesandcolors.com/

Still Life with a Pewter Flagon and Two Ming Bowls, Jan Jansz Treck.    The bowls are an odd color because the artist used a type of smalt (cobalt glass) blue that was not light-fast.    In the National Gallery, London.

Still Life with a Pewter Flagon and Two Ming Bowls, Jan Jansz Treck. The bowls are an odd color because the artist used a type of smalt (cobalt glass) blue that was not light-fast. In the National Gallery, London.

Rachel Ruysch (1664-1750 Amsterdam) was a Dutch artist who specialized in still-life paintings of flowers, one of only three significant women artists in Dutch Golden Age painting.

Rachel Ruysch (1664-1750 Amsterdam) was a Dutch artist who specialized in still-life paintings of flowers, one of only three significant women artists in Dutch Golden Age painting.

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