A Basket of Mangoes

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A Basket of Mangoes, Fernando Amorsolo, 1949

Sometimes it takes a beautiful person to remind us how beautiful life really is. This painting is by a Filipino artist, new to me. I wonder what colors he mixes to make that vibrant green in the background.

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One thought on “A Basket of Mangoes”

  1. I enjoy your posts where you comment on a painting. This is not a painting that would normally appeal to me or catch my attention, but you help me appreciate it through your comments. Thanks. ~Lori

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