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Art - Happiness

Leonardo da Vinci, Mona Lisa (1506)

Happiness is a smile...

 Art - Happiness




 Frans Hals, The Laughing Cavalier (1624)

Happiness is a good laugh...

Art - Happiness



Eastman Johnson, Negro Life at the South (1859)

Happiness is making the most of life in the face of adversity like these African American slaves:

Art - Happiness




Edouard Manet, The Bar of the Folies Bergère (1882)

Happiness is:

  • a drink with friends.
  • having a good time at a nightclub (the Folies Bergère in Paris).

Notice there is some British beer on either side of the bar. The Bass bottle's red triangle was the world's first registered trademark.

But notice the barmaid's sad, lonely face.

Art - Happiness



Vincent van Gogh, The Night Café (1888) 

This shows that bars can be a place of:

  • loneliness
  • unhappiness.

 Art - Happiness


William Mount, The Power of Music (1847) 

This shows how music can make you happy.

Art - Happiness






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