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Tribute, by Alberta Cifolelli, 2001.  50"x68" Oil on canvas.

Ten thousand flowers in spring, the moon in autumn, a cool breeze in summer, snow in winter. If your mind isn’t clouded by unnecessary things, this is the best season of your life. ~Wu-men At night, lots of birds settle on the tree.  Some are happy, and some are sad.  Caught in the desires of [...]

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Semper_augustus

By: Michelina Docimo During the Dutch Golden Age, the price of tulip bulbs reached an all-time high causing an economic bubble called Tulipomania.  The flower was considered a luxury and the more exotic the species, the greater the value.  What created the value?  Disease!  This watercolor of the Semper Augustus is an image of the [...]

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DSCN1648

Orchids on Broadway at NYBG By: Michelina Docimo I said to myself — I’ll paint what I see — what the flower is to me but I’ll paint it big and they will be surprised into taking time to look at it — I will make even busy New Yorkers take time to see what [...]

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Picture 069

“I said to myself — I’ll paint what I see — what the flower is to me but I’ll paint it big and they will be surprised into taking time to look at it — I will make even busy New Yorkers take time to see what I see of flowers.” Georgia O’Keefe By: Michelina [...]

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