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Home to Hungary and Back Again: The Travels of a József Rippl-Rónai Painting

When I first saw the painting Figures in a Field, it jumped out as having an animated, almost pointillist brush stroke, and a Post-Impressionist palette. It was clearly the work of an accomplished artist, yet when it was taken in with a large consignment of artworks, furniture, and decorative items, it was unattributed, and listed simply as an oil landscape.