The Happy Obelisk

Our goal is to provided readers with copious amounts of art made BEFORE the 21st century. Timeless pieces of unmatched beauty, dominate to what we have today.

And yes, we do accept requests.
Eugène Delacroix - Liberty Leading the People 

1830, Oil on canvas, Louvre, Paris, France

Eugène Delacroix - Liberty Leading the People

1830, Oil on canvas, Louvre, Paris, France

Gramophone drawing circa 1914

Sunday Musical Muse

Erik Satie - Gnossienne No. 1

Ozias Leduc - Nature Morte aux Livres 
1892, Oil on canvas, Musée National des Beaux-arts du Québec

Ozias Leduc - Nature Morte aux Livres 


1892, Oil on canvas, Musée National des Beaux-arts du Québec

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot - Chartres Cathedral 
1830 (retouched in 1872), Oil on canvas, Louvre, Paris, France 

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot - Chartres Cathedral


1830 (retouched in 1872), Oil on canvas, Louvre, Paris, France 

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot -The Belfry of Douai
1871, Oil on canvas, Louvre, Paris, France

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot -The Belfry of Douai

1871, Oil on canvas, Louvre, Paris, France

Claude Monet - Rue Montorgueil in Paris, Festival of 30 June 1878

1878, Oil on canvas, Musée d’Orsay, Paris, France

Claude Monet - Rue Montorgueil in Paris, Festival of 30 June 1878



1878, Oil on canvas, Musée d’Orsay, Paris, France

Claude Monet -Red Poppies at Argenteuil
1873, Oil on canvas, Musée d’Orsay, Paris, France

Claude Monet -Red Poppies at Argenteuil

1873, Oil on canvas, Musée d’Orsay, Paris, France

Je suis de retour!

It is quite evident that I have been neglecting this poor blog as of late but I was quite busy these last few weeks. And now, as the private school March Break has ended and I have returned to school, I will continue to provide everyone with beautiful works of art!

- The Happy Obelisk

Claude Monet -White Poppy
1883, Oil on canvas, Private collection. 

Claude Monet -White Poppy


1883, Oil on canvas, Private collection.