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#DoYouKnow that Paris Opera ceiling area which surrounds the chandelier contains a 1964 painting by Marc #Chagall?

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Albrecht Dürer(b.1471) who painted #wildlife &landscape is considered among the earliest exponents of #watercolors

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Botticelli's La Primavera, painted in ca. 1482, carried no title until 1550. #art #fact #Botticelli

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Wassily #Kandinsky - Painting with White Border, 1913, oil on canvas, Guggenheim Museum, NYC. #art #abstraction

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The most valuable painting by a female artist is In the Box by Mary #Cassatt - $3.67m at Christie's NYC #fact #art

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#Portrait of a Man in a Turban by Jan van Eyck, 1433, may well be the earliest known panel self-portrait #art

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The term Impressionism is derived from the title of Claude #Monet's painting Impression, Sunrise #art #doyouknow

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As you see, no filters needed for Mr #Kandinsky! Amazing! #art #painting

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Stolen $1m Henri #Matisse recovered #art #painting http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20931437

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A Bar at the Folies-Bergère (1882) was Édouard #Manet 's last major work. #art #history #fact

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The Chupa Chups logo was designed in 1969 by Salvador #Dalí. It has barely changed ever since #design #art

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In 1961, #Matisse’s The Boat hung upside-down for 47 days in the #MoMA, until a visitor notified a guard. #fact

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