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I am fifty years old and I have always lived in freedom; let me end my life free; when I am dead let this be said of me: 'He belonged to no school, to no church, to no institution, to no academy, least of all to any régime except the régime of liberty.'
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Gustave Courbet
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The beautiful is in nature, and it is encountered under the most diverse forms of reality. Once it is found it belongs to art, or rather to the artist who discovers it.
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Gustave Courbet
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I have studied the art of the masters and the art of the moderns, avoiding any preconceived system and without prejudice. I have no more wanted to imitate the former than to copy the latter; nor was it my intention to achieve the trivial goal of art for art's sake.
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Gustave Courbet
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Painting is an essentially concrete art and can only consist of real and existing things... an object which is abstract, not visible, non-existent, is not within the realm of painting.
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Gustave Courbet
Courbet, Gustave (Courbet, Jean Désiré Gustave) | 1819-1877
Found a total of 49 images by this artist from years 1842-1877. Showing images 1-6.
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Self-Portrait (Courbet with Black Dog)
Self-Portrait (Courbet with Black Dog)
1842
Portrait of Paul Ansout
Portrait of Paul Ansout
1842-1843
Self-Portait with Black Dog
Self-Portait with Black Dog
1842-1844
Lot and His Daughters
Lot and His Daughters
1844
Portrait of Juliette Courbet
Portrait of Juliette Courbet
1844
Young Man in a Landscape (The Guitarrero)
Young Man in a Landscape (The Guitarrero)
1844
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