Here is a great selection of 250 Pieces wood art jigsaw puzzles for adults, by Michele Wilson. Thanks to the manual cutting technic, these puzzles are more interesting and challenging than traditional jigsaw puzzles.
This litography was designed by Raoul Dufy in 1929 as an advertising for visiting Paris in Spring! The adult collection of Puzzle Michele Wilson is unique in the world and exclusively illustrated with famous works of art. Piecing a puzzle together allows one to spend time with an artwork and discover it through the details.
The Crimson Rambler, ca1908. Here is a romantic wood jigsaw puzzle featuring a white dressed woman with a floppy hat. She sits on a balcony looking at a red climbing plant, called Ipomée in French. This masterpiece can be seen at the White House in Washington.
"The Great Wave of Kanagawa" is a famous Japanese print. It was presented at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London and last year in the Museum of Fine Arts of Boston, MA. It is part of the "36 views of Mount Fuji" series created by Hokusai in 1830, at the age of 70. Mount Fuji appears crushed by the force of the wave.
Edgar Degas was born in Paris in 1834. He actively participated in the Impressionist movement, although a personal style. About 1867 he began to paint many scenes of ballet and dance. He often attended the Garnier Opera, inaugurated in 1875 and became " the painter of the dancers"..
250 Pieces. The Railway, in French Le Chemin de Fer, is the last portrait painted by Edouard Manet of his favorite model Victorine, accompanied by a little girl, before the iron gate of the Gare Saint Lazare.
Happiness by Baixeras. Dyonis Baixeras is a Catalan painter form the XXth century. He is a realist and naturalist painter, influenced by Jean-Francois Millet, who believed in the social role of art. He often paints calm seashore landscapes. With a very detailed touch, he outlines the simple happiness of the fishermen at the beginning of the century.