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Wall painting from Room H of the Villa of P. Fannius Synistor at Boscoreale (ca. 50-40 BC)

Wall painting from Room H of the Villa of P. Fannius Synistor at Boscoreale (ca. 50-40 BC)

Olive Trees at Collioure by Henri Matisse (1905)

Olive Trees at Collioure by Henri Matisse (1905)

Biographies of Lian Po and Lin Xiangru by Huang Tingjian (906-1127)

Biographies of Lian Po and Lin Xiangru by Huang Tingjian (906-1127)

The Hatch Family by Eastman Johnson (1870)

The Hatch Family by Eastman Johnson (1870)

A Green Thought in a Green Shade by Helen Frankenthaler (1981)

A Green Thought in a Green Shade by Helen Frankenthaler (1981)

Still from Some Butterflies by Jack Goldstein, 1975

Still from Some Butterflies by Jack Goldstein, 1975

Under the Wave off Kanagawa, also know as The Great Wave, from the series “Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji” by Katsushika Hokusai (1830)

Under the Wave off Kanagawa, also know as The Great Wave, from the series “Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji” by Katsushika Hokusai (1830)

Rothko Chapel (1971)

Rothko Chapel (1971)

Child with Toy Hand Grenade in Central Park by Diane Arbus (1962)

Child with Toy Hand Grenade in Central Park by Diane Arbus (1962)

Self Portrait with Alba by Francesco Clemente (1985)

Self Portrait with Alba by Francesco Clemente (1985)

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