The Meeting

Gustave_Courbet_-_Bonjour_Monsieur_Courbet_-_Musée_FabreBonjour, Monsieur Courbet, 1854.  Self portrait by Gustave Courbet (right).  The Realist style here is a bit stiff for my taste but this is a fine image for 19th century clothing.  Nice walking staff too.

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archaeologist, archer, primitive technologist, and wannabee musician ... mostly
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5 Responses to The Meeting

  1. Reminds me of Prisoners From the Front by Winslow Homer. I bet Homer saw this painting.

  2. Interesting civil rucksack!!

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