Mostly landscape and cityscape paintings. For a tag cloud of the painters see bottom of the page. Because the tag cloud allows only 45 names, all the painters are are included in the category list at bottom of the page.

Archive for October, 2012

Bernardo Bellotto – Manchester Art Gallery 1983.806. The Fortress of Konigstein: Courtyard with the Magdalenenburg (1756-1758)

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 133.4 x 238.8 cm. Nr.: 1983.806. http://www.terminartors.com/files/artworks/1/3/1/13150/Bellotto_Bernardo-The_Fortress_of_Konigstein_Courtyard_with_the_Magdalenenburg_painting.jpg. P.S. I have changed the light, colors and contrast of the original photo.


Canaletto – Tate Gallery L02305. London: The Old Horse Guards from St James’s Park (c. 1749)

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 117.2 x 236.1 cm. Nr.: L02305. Lent by The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation 2000. Source: art-corpus.blogspot.ro/2012/02/review-of-migrations-journ…. P.S. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Vasily Polenov – The Tretyakov Gallery. Заросший пруд/Overgrown Pond (1879)

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 77 x 121.8 cm. Nr.:? Source: i26.fastpic.ru/big/2011/0702/aa/efcd7ca808d8f562d8e191a25…. P.S. I have changed the light of the original photo.


John Salminen – collection of the artist. San Francisco Lanterns (date ?)

Materials: watercolor on paper. Dimensions: Dimensions: 95.5 x 62 cm. Source: img-fotki.yandex.ru/get/5413/101204059.d/0_d6c8f_c9831ec9….


John Atkinson Grimshaw – Haynes Fine Arts of Broadway. Moonlight on the Lake, Roundhay Park, Leeds (date?)

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 76.2 x 63.5 cm. Source: paintings-art-picture.com/paintings/wp-content/uploads/20…. P.S. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Martin Rico y Ortega – Metropolitan Museum of Art 15.30.71. On the Seine (1870s?)

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 38.7 x 64.8 cm. Inscriptions: RICO (lower right). Acquisition date: 1914. Nr.: 15.30.71. P.S. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


John Atkinson Grimshaw – private collection? London Southwark Bridge and St. Paul’s (1883)

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 51 x 76 cm. Inscriptions: Atkinson Grimshaw 1883 (lower right), London Southwark Bridge and St. Paul’s Atkinson Grimshaw Leeds 1883 (on the reverse). Sold by Christie’s (London) on September 3, 2012 (sale 7858, lot 71). P.S. I have changed the colors of the original photo.


Eduard Gaertner – Schloss Sanssouci. Schlüterhof des königlichen Schlosses Berlin (1830)

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 97 x 155 cm. Nr.:? Source: images.zeno.org/Kunstwerke/I/big/73c042a.jpg. P.S. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Barend Cornelis Koekkoek – Richard Greene Gallery. Summer wooded landscape with a castle (1851)

Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 50.8 x 62.2 cm. Source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/gandalfsgallery/7306953004. P.S. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Jacob van Ruisdael – Montreal Museum of Fine Arts 1945.920. The Bleaching Grounds near Haarlem (c. 1670)

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 55.6 x 68.2 cm. Nr.: 1945.920. Source: www.mbam.qc.ca/resources/images/1945/GWeb/1945_920_IN1.jpg.


Francesco Guardi – Detroit Institute of Arts 53.359. View of Dolo on Brenta (1774/1776)

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 48.2 x 66.2 cm. Acquisition date: 1953. Nr.: 53.359. Source: arthistoryreference.com/z/la/264.jpg. P.S. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Meindert Hobbema – National Gallery of Art (Widener Collection) 1942.9.31. The Travelers (166[2?])

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 101 x 145 cm. Nr.: 1942.9.31. Source: www.wga.hu/art/h/hobbema/traveler.jpg. P.S. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Caspar van Wittel – Kunsthistorisches Museum. The Tiberian Island in Rom (1685)

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 48.5 x 98.5 cm. Nr.:? Source: www.artfinder.com/work/the-tiberian-island-in-rome-gaspar….


Bernardo Bellotto – The Hermitage Museum. View of Pirna from Posta (c. 1753)

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 133 x 237.5 cm. Nr.:? Source: www.artinthepicture.com/artists/Bernardo_Bellotto/pirna.jpeg. P.S. I have change the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Canaletto – private collection? The Church of S. Giorgio Maggiore, Venice, with sandalos and gondolas (c. 1748)

Dimensions: 47.3 x 77.5 cm. Sold by Christie’s (London) on December 10, 1993. Source: picasaweb.google.com/adrian.cook10/MP#5498724652266456898. P.S. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Alexey Savrasov – Nizhny Novgorod State Art Museum. Печерский монастырь под Нижним Новгородом/The Monastery of the Caves near Nizhny Novgorod (1871)

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 101.5 x 131 cm. Nr.:? Source: i24.fastpic.ru/big/2011/0701/17/80df246e99c3786912d80fbf9…. P.S. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


John Atkinson Grimshaw – private collection. Stapleton Park, near Pontefract (c. 1878)

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 51 x 76.5 cm. Probably sold by Bonhams. Source: d30dcznuokq8w8.cloudfront.net/works/r/bal/0/0/6/125600_fu…


Leo von Klenze – The Hermitage Museum. Title: View of the Valhalla near Regensburg. Date: 1836.

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 95 x 130 cm. Acquisition date: after 1917. Source: www.artclon.com/OtherFile/Klenze_Leo_von-ZZZ-View_of_the_…. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Martin Rico y Ortega – The Metropolitan Museum of Art 87.15.57. A Canal in Venice (c. 1875)

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 50.2 x 67.9 cm. Acquisition date: 1887 (Bequest of Catharine Lorillard Wolfe). Nr. 87.15.57. Source: images.metmuseum.org/CRDImages/ep/original/DP267029.jpg. P.S. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Jacob van Ruisdael – Worcester Art Museum 1940.52. View of the Ij on a Stormy Day (c. 1660)

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 68 x 90 cm. Nr.: 1940.52. Source: www.artyfart.net/Main%20Images/rui%20The%20Ij%20on%20a%20…. P.S. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Francesco Guardi – Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza 175. The Grand Canal with San Simeone Piccolo and Santa Lucia (c. 1780)

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 48 x 78 cm. Nr.: 175 (1934.7). Source: www.museothyssen.org//img/obras_grande/1934.7.jpg.


Meindert Hobbbema – The Frick Collection 1902.1.73. Village among Trees (1665)

Materials: oil on oak panel. Dimensions: 76.2 x 110.5 cm. Acquisition date: 1902 (Henry Clay Frick Bequest). Nr.:1902.1.73. Source: arthistoryreference.com/v/la/717.jpg. P.S. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Jan van der Heyden – private collection. View of a Gracht in Amsterdam (late 1660s – early 1670s?)

Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 39 x 40 cm. Sold by Lempertz on May 12, 2012 (Lot 1319). Source: www.lempertz.eu/uploads/pics/1319_popup.jpg. P.S. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.