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Need A Hug? Paintings Which Embrace

Magda Michalska 2 February 2017 min Read

Are you having a pretty bad week? Recently I have been really stressed and desperately needed a hug. If you need one too, I'm sending you some most beautiful hugs from art.

Charles Blackman

[caption id="attachment_3349" align="aligncenter" width="499"]Charles Blackman, The Embrace, 1975, Private collection Charles Blackman, The Embrace, 1975, Private collection[/caption]

Pablo Picasso

[caption id="attachment_3348" align="aligncenter" width="415"]Pablo Picasso, The Embrace, 1971 Pablo Picasso, The Embrace, 1971, Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal (MBAM), Montreal, Canada[/caption]

Gustav Klimt

[caption id="attachment_3346" align="aligncenter" width="373"]Gustav Klimt, Fulfillment (Embrace), 1905 Gustav Klimt, Fulfillment (Embrace), 1905, Museum of Applied Arts, Vienna[/caption]

Diego Rivera

[caption id="attachment_3347" align="aligncenter" width="445"]Diego Riviera, The Embrace, 1923, Secretariat of Public Education Main Headquarters, Mexico City Diego Rivera, The Embrace, 1923, Secretariat of Public Education Main Headquarters, Mexico City[/caption]

Marc Chagall

[caption id="attachment_3350" align="aligncenter" width="620"]Marc Chagall, Romeo and Juliet- detail from the Paris L'Opera ceiling, 1964 Marc Chagall, Romeo and Juliet- detail from the Paris L'Opera ceiling, 1964[/caption]

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