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In art

This article is about the sculpture created by Auguste Rodin. ... Auguste Rodin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Constantin Brancusi Constantin Brancusi (February 19, 1876 – March 16, 1957, originally Constantin BrâncuÅŸi IPA: ), was a Romanian sculptor, born in HobiÅ£a, Gorj, near Târgu Jiu, where he placed his sculptural ensemble with The Table of Silence, The Gate of the Kiss and The Endless Column. ... The Kiss was painted by Gustav Klimt, and is probably his most famous work. ... Gustav Klimt, 1902 Gustav Klimt (July 14, 1862 – February 6, 1918) was an Austrian Symbolist painter and one of the most prominent members of the Vienna Art Nouveau (Vienna Secession) movement. ... The Kiss is a painting by Italian artist Francesco Hayez. ... The Kiss by Francesco Hayez Francesco Hayez (1791-1882) was the leading homosexual artist of Romanticism in mid-19th-century Milan, renowned for his great historical paintings, political allegories and exceptionally fine portraits External links Wikimedia Commons has media related to: Francesco Hayez More information Categories: ‪Artist stubs&#x202c... Photograph from the National Archives. ...

In film

The Kiss is a 1914 Vitagraph, drama genre, short film. ... The Kiss (also known as The May Irwin Kiss, The Rice-Irwin Kiss and The Widow Jones) is an 1896 actuality, and was one of the first movies ever shown commercially to the public. ... The Widow Jones is an 1895 New York City stage musical. ... Jacques Feyder Jacques Feyder (July 21, 1885 - May 24, 1948) was a Belgian screenwriter and international film director who was one of the founders of poetic realism in French cinema. ... This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ... Paul Richards can refer to different people: Paul W. Richards, an astronaut Paul Richards, a baseball player, manager, scout and executive This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Joe Russo is an American television and film producer, actor, writer, and director, who usually works with his brother, Anthony Russo. ... Anthony Russo is an American television and film producer, writer, and director, who usually works with his brother, Joe Russo. ... The Kiss is a 2003 film starring Eliza Dushku and Billy Zane. ...

In literature

Danielle Steel (born Danielle Fernande Schuelein-Steel on August 14, 1947 in New York City, New York) is one of the best-selling authors in the United States. ... Kate Chopin (born Katherine OFlaherty on February 8, 1850 – August 22, 1904), was an American author of short stories and novels, mostly of a Louisiana Creole background. ...

In music

The Kiss (Hubička in Czech) is an opera in two acts, with music by Bedřich Smetana and text by Eliška Krásnohorská, based on a novel by Karolina Svěltá. It received its first performance in Prague on November 7, 1876. ... Portrait of Bedřich Smetana Bedřich Smetana (pronounced ; 2 March 1824 - 12 May 1884) was a Czech composer. ... The Sea and Cake, is a post rock band, formed in Chicago, Illinois. ... The Biz is a 1995 album by The Sea and Cake. ... The Cure are a successful English rock band formed in Crawley, Sussex in 1976, widely seen as one of the leading pioneers of the British alternative rock scene of the 1980s. ... Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me is the seventh studio album by British alternative rock band The Cure, released in 1987, this album put The Cure into the American mainstream, becoming their first album to reach the Billboard Top 40, by 1990 it had sold a million Stateside copies. ... Hooverphonic is a Belgian rock/pop group formed in 1995. ... Hooverphonic Presents Jackie Cane is the fourth album by the Belgian band Hooverphonic. ...

See also

  Results from FactBites:
Of the kiss solemnly exchanged between those newly betrothed something will be said under MARRIAGE (q.v.), but we may note here the custom for Christians to bestow a last kiss, which then had a quasi-liturgical character, upon the dying or the dead.
The prohibition against kissing the dead which was issued by the Council of Auxerre, A. It 578, almost certainly had some relation to the abuse at that time prevalent of placing the Blessed Sacrament in the mouth of the dead or burying It with them.
The celebrant kisses the corporal spread upon the altar (he used formerly in many local rites to kiss the sacred Host Itself) and then, placing his hands upon the arms of the deacon, he presents his left cheek to the deacon's left cheek but without actually touching it.
The Kiss Demon (1117 words)
KISS is regarded as one of the most influential rock and roll bands of all-time.
The unparalleled devotion and loyalty of the KISS Army to the “Hottest Band in the World” is a striking testament to the band’s unbreakable bond with its fans.
For many KISS fans, this was their first exposure to KISS's dramatic stage show and outrageous appearance.
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