Spring in the Northern Hemisphere III

Metropolitan Museum of Art - continued

The Passions of Jean Baptiste Carpeaux

Besides the amazing sculptures this show features a large collection of drawings and etches by  Jean Baptiste Carpeaux.
The composition and the anatomical realism of  "Ugolino and his Sons"  is amazing! The bodies portray  the all tension of the moment in their expressions and dynamics of their movement







Anders Zorn
Sweden Master Painter
National Academy

No web reproduction or any print of these masterpieces can show what you see up close! Zorn´s oils and watercolors are a real feast for the eyes!
I had the rewarding feeling  of being at the right place at the right time! 


Omnibus, Anders Zorn
Omnibus, Anders Zorn



Omnibus, Anders Zorn
Omnibus, Anders Zorn, detail

Revisiting "my" Master 

Joaquin Sorolla Y Bastida 

Hispanic Society of America


This is the place where many years ago I had for the first time what could be called  "The Sthendal Syndrome". Back here now, it was not different. How can one not be moved by such greatness?It was as if time had stopped...


Joaquin Sorolla Y Bastida, Hispanic Society of America
Joaquin Sorolla Y Bastida, Hispanic Society of America


Joaquin Sorolla Y Bastida, Hispanic Society of America
Joaquin Sorolla Y Bastida, Hispanic Society of America

Joaquin Sorolla Y Bastida, Hispanic Society of America
Joaquin Sorolla Y Bastida, Hispanic Society of America

Joaquin Sorolla Y Bastida, Hispanic Society of America
Joaquin Sorolla Y Bastida, Hispanic Society of America
Joaquin Sorolla Y Bastida, Hispanic Society of America

Joaquin Sorolla Y Bastida, Hispanic Society of America
Joaquin Sorolla Y Bastida, Hispanic Society of America
Joaquin Sorolla Y Bastida, Hispanic Society of America
Joaquin Sorolla Y Bastida, Hispanic Society of America

To be continued...

Read on Spring in the Northern Hemisfere I HERE
Read on Spring in the Northern Hemisphere II HERE

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