MOMA Museum of Modern Art, NY

//MOMA Museum of Modern Art, NY
Van Gogh’s “Starry Night” (1888)  was
 painted while he was a patient at an
insane asylum.  
Matisse’s “Dance” (1909) was originally
commissioned for a mansion in Moscow.
Monet’s “Water Lilies” (1920)
part of a series including 250 paintings.
In 2008, one sold for $67 million USD.
Salvador Dali’s “The Persistence of Memory”
 (1931) was rumored to have been inspired
 by Einstein’s theory of relativity.
Spanish painter Dali said it was actually
 inspired by Camembert cheese
melting in the sun.
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2017-09-14T09:49:21-08:00May 26th, 2011|New York|1 Comment

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  1. Ajlounyinjurylaw August 26, 2011 at 9:36 am - Reply

    I didn’t know that the inspiration was melting cheese. Really is a cool painting.

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