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 December, 2013

Louis Grimshaw – private collection. Old Chelsea (end of the 19th c.?)

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Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 30.5 x 44 cm. Inscriptions: Louis Grimshaw (lower left). Source: http://www.sothebys.com/content/dam/stb/lots/L13/L13133/008L13133_734CN.jpg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Federico del Campo – private collection. La Chiesa Gesuati from the Canale della Giudecca (1887)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 39.4 x 66 cm. Inscriptions: F. del Campo Venezia 1887. Source: http://www.sothebys.com/content/dam/stb/lots/N08/N08303/N08303-39-lr-1.jpg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Cornelis Vroom – private collection. Pastoral Landscape (1650)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 79 x 98 cm. Source: http://www.friendsofart.net/static/images/art1/cornelis-hendricksz-vroom-the-younger-pastoral-landscape.jpg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Elias Pieter van Bommel – private collection. A Busy Harbour with Merchants Unloading their Goods (second half of the 19th century?)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 82.5 x 112 cm. Inscriptions: signed on the pole (lower left). Sold by Sotheby’s in Amsterdam, on December 13, 2010. Source: http://www.sothebys.com/content/dam/stb/lots/AM1/AM1094/AM1094-1-lr-1.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Barend Cornelis Koekkoek – private collection. Travellers with Cattle and Donkeys on a Sunlit Path in a Rheinish Panoramic Landscape (1840)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 88 x 112 cm. Inscriptions: signed and dated 1840 (lower left, on the path). Sold by Sotheby’s in Amsterdam, on December 13, 2010. Source: http://www.sothebys.com/content/dam/stb/lots/AM1/AM1094/AM1094-4-lr-1.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Francesco Guardi – The Metropolitan Museum of Art 1974.356.28. Capriccio (the 1760s)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 31.4 x 27 cm. Acquisition date: 1973. Nr.: 1974.356.28. Source: http://images.metmuseum.org/CRDImages/ep/original/DT4595.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Meindert Hobbema – Musée du Louvre R.F. 1526. La Ferme dans les bois/Farm in the Woods (1662)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 82 x 103 cm. Acquisition date: 1904. Nr.: RF 1526. Source: http://www.wga.hu/art/h/hobbema/farmwood.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Jan van der Heyden – Alte Pinakothek 7287. Das alte Palais in Bruessel mit dem Tiergarten (the 1670s?)

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Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 50.8 x 63.5 cm. Nr.: RF 1950-41. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Jan_van_der_Heyden_and_Adriaen_van_de_Velde_004.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Caspar van Wittel – private collection. Veduta di Chiaia con lo sfondo di Mergellina (early 18th century?)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 26.5 x 48.5 cm. Source: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showpost.php?s=8c0ecf1bfd32659c6b94a1b105f09391&p=49555911&postcount=507. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Canaletto – National Gallery of Art 1945.15.4. Entrance to the Grand Canal from the Molo, Venice (1742/1744)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 114.5 x 153.5 cm. Inscriptions: A.C.F. Nr.: 1945.15.4. Source: http://www.nga.gov/content/ngaweb/Collection/art-object-page.32589.html. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Peder Mørk Mønsted – private collection. Forårsskov med nyudsprungne bøgetræer/Spring forest (1891)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 56 x 84 cm. Inscriptions: P. Monsted 1891 (lower left). Sold by Sotheby’s in London, on June 13, 2006. Source: http://www.the-athenaeum.org/art/display_image.php?id=185092. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Adelsteen Normann – private collection. Sommernatt i Lofoten/Summer night in Lofoten (1882)

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Adelsteen Normann – private collection. Title: Sommernatt i Lofoten/Summer night in Lofoten. Date: 1882. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 104 x 157 cm. Inscriptions: signed A. Normann and dated. Auctioned by Bukowskis in Stockholm, on December 3, 2013. Source: https://www.bukowskis.com/auctions/577/181-adelsteen-normann-sommernatt-i-lofoten. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


John Atkinson Grimshaw – private collection. The Trysting Tree (1881)

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Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 35.5 x 45 cm. Inscriptions: signed (lower right): Atkinson Grimshaw 1881; inscribed with the title, signed and dated on the reverse: The trysting tree / Atkinson Grimshaw / 1881 Source: http://paintings-art-picture.com/paintings/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/29/John-Atkinson-Grimshaw-Paintings-The-Trysting-Tree-1881.jpeg.


Jacob van Ruisdael – Herzog Anton Ulrich-Museum. Wasserfall mit Wachtturm (c. 1668-1670)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 100 x 86 cm. Nr.: ? Source: http://kulturerbe.niedersachsen.de/viewer/objekt/isil_DE-MUS-026819_opal_herzanulm_kunshe_GG378/1/LOG_0000/. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Meindert Hobbema – The Anthony de Rothschild Collection (Ascott House). Cottage beside a Track through a Wood (c. 1662/1664)

COTTAGE BESIDE A TRACK THROUGH A WOOD by Meindert Hobbema (1638-1709) from Ascott, Buckinghamshire.

Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 60.5 x 84.5 cm. Nr.: ? Source: http://nttreasurehunt.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/ntpl_35124.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Jan van der Heyden – The Toledo Museum of Art 1972.1. The Garden of the Old Palace, Brussels (c. 1670)

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Materials: oil on wood panel. Dimensions: 49.9 x 62.6 cm. Nr.: 1972.1. Source: http://www.pubhist.com/works/04/large/4593.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Adelsteen Normann – private collection. Dampskipet/The Steamship (1868-1918)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 105 x 158 cm. Sold by Sotheby’s in London, on June 6, 2001. Source: http://xaxor.com/images/Oil%20Paintings/classic%20A/Adelsteen%20Normann%20(1848-1918)/Normann_Adelsteen_The_Steamship.jpg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Canaletto – The National Gallery of Art 1961.9.53. The Porta Portello, Padua (c. 1741/1742)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 62 x 109 cm. Nr.: 1961.9.53. Source: http://www.nga.gov/content/ngaweb/Collection/art-object-page.46152.html. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Mikhail Klodt – The Kharkov Art Museum. Село в Орловской губернии/Village in the Orel province (1864)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 136.5 x 216.5 cm. Source: http://cp12.nevsepic.com.ua/56/1354176726-0585631-www.nevsepic.com.ua.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Jan Both – The Los Angeles County Museum of Art M.2009.106.3. Landscape with a Draftsman (c. 1645)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 104.5 x 118.11. Source: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/e0/Landscape_with_a_draftsman%2C_by_Jan_Both.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.