Ten Favorite Paintings

The top 10-themed culture conversation continues between two old friends and I. This last week the category was simple: ten favorite paintings. I got to go back over my posts here on that subject, and I came up with this list:

10. Durand, The Morning of Life

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9. Van Gogh, Cafe Terrace at Night

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8. Church, Country Home

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7. Bocklin, Isle of the Dead

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6. Cropsey, Autumn on the Hudson

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5. Wyeth, Drifter

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4. Landseer, Monarch of the Glen

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3. Sandby, Rocky Coast By Moonlight

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2. Bierstadt, Yosemite Valley

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1. Cole, The Course of Empire

 

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