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Grub for Sharks: A Concession to the Negro Populace.png
A painting exemplifying colonial simplistic, stereotypical views of African slaves.

Hamlet_und_Horatio_auf_dem_Friedhof_(Eugène_Ferdinand_Victor_Delacroix).jpg
Hamlet looks at Yorick's skull and remembers him while thinking about death

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300px-Gustave_Courbet_-_Le_Désespéré.jpg
The close up image shows the artists eyes wide open that devours the viewer. This painting makes Gustave leap out of the canvas. His face has a lot of despair, but it's unclear why this emotion is portrayed. This portrait is also landscape while most…

Libery Leading the People.jpg
Lady Liberty is depicted holding the French Flag on piles of bodies. She is leading men to revolution.

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A painting of a "man-demon" created by the German artist Franz Stuck.

Madame de Pompadour.png
Jeanne Antoinette Poisson was the official mistress of the chief, Louis XV. She was also a member of the French court and influential till her death.

Maria.jpg
A painting of a scene from Sterne's A Sentimental Journeydepicting a downcast Maria and a dog, taking the place of her lost lover.

Widow.jpg
This is an oil on canvas painting dated from 1804/1805. It's painted by Joseph Allen and the woman posing is Diana Wynne.

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The painting portrays William Hogarth and his servants. It is a prime example of Hogarth's incredible skill at portraying a sense of "dignity and humanity" in the group of people seen in the mainting.
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