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*''[[The White Girl]]'' by Whistler *''[[The White Girl]]'' by Whistler
*''[[The Turkish Bath]]'' by [[Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres]] *''[[The Turkish Bath]]'' by [[Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres]]
-*''[[La Source]]'' by [[Gustave Courbet]]+*''[[La Source (Courbet)|La Source]]'' by [[Gustave Courbet]]
*''[[The Cedars of Lebanon]]'' by [[Edward Lear]] *''[[The Cedars of Lebanon]]'' by [[Edward Lear]]
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James Whistler's painting Symphony in White, No. 1: The White Girl (1862) caused controversy when exhibited in London and, later, at the Salon des Refusés in Paris. The painting epitomizes his theory that art should essentially be concerned with the beautiful arrangement of colors in harmony, not with the accurate portrayal of the natural world.
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James Whistler's painting Symphony in White, No. 1: The White Girl (1862) caused controversy when exhibited in London and, later, at the Salon des Refusés in Paris. The painting epitomizes his theory that art should essentially be concerned with the beautiful arrangement of colors in harmony, not with the accurate portrayal of the natural world.

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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.
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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.

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