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The desktop calendar for the month of August features A Mother and Child with Its Head in Her Lap (Maternal Duty), by Pieter de Hooch.

A Mother and Child with Its Head in Her Lap (Maternal Duty)
c. 1658-60
Oil on canvas
20 3/4 x 34 in (52.5 x 61 cm)
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

Calendar dedicated to Joe Mirrow in appreciation for his long time (over 10 years!) service as volunteer for Artchive calendar production.

The winning image for the September calendar is "Pieta" by Michelangelo.

Vote here for October's calendar.

Be sure to check back near the end of August to download your free desktop calendar for September 2014!

Here are instructions on how to download and install this month's calendar wallpaper for Windows and MAC OS 8 desktops.

WINDOWS:

  1. Click on correct resolution for your display to open a window with the full size image being displayed.
  2. Click your right mouse button on the full-size image and select "Set As Wallpaper" from the pop-up menu to set the image as your desktop's wallpaper.

MAC OS 8:

  1. Click on correct resolution for your display to link to the full-size image.
  2. Click and hold on the image, then save it to your hard drive.
  3. In your Desktop Pictures control panel, click "Select Picture" (if you already have a picture, click "Remove Picture" first, then "Select Picture") and choose the image.
  4. Click "Set Desktop" and close the control panel.

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