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 February, 2014

Bernardo Bellotto – Museum of Fine Arts (Budapest) 645. The Piazza della Signoria in Florence (1740)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 61 x 90 cm. Nr.: 645. Acquisition date: 1871. Source: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/0/0a/Bernardo_Bellotto_-_The_Piazza_della_Signoria_in_Florence_-_Google_Art_Project.jpg. I have changed the light and colors of the original photo.


François-Xavier Fabre – The National Gallery (London) NG6564. Italian Landscape (1811)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 47.8 x 68.4 cm. Nr.: NG6564. Source: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Francois-Xavier-Fabre-Italian_Landscape.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Willem Koekkoek – private collection. Children and Travellers along the Canal (1868)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 64.1 x 100.6 cm. Inscriptions: W. Koekkoek. 68 (lower right). Sold by Sotheby’s in New York, on May 4, 2012. Source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/la-belle-epoque/9267498175/. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Jacob van Ruisdael – private collection. A River Landscape with a Man Crossing A Bridge above a Waterfall. A Stand of Oaks beyond (after 1670?)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 69.8 x 54.1 cm. Sold by Sotheby’s in London, on July 7, 2010. Source: http://www.sothebys.com/content/dam/stb/lots/L10/L10033/L10033-26-lr-1.jpg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Meindert Hobbema – Museum Bredius 54-1946. Windmolen bij het water (1660s-1680s)

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Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 28 x 37 cm. Nr.: 54-1946. Source: http://ronhullauthor.com/poems/hobbema.jpg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Konstantin Kryzhitsky – Zaporozhye Museum of Art. Хутор в Малороссии/Small Village in Little Russia. Date: 1884.

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: ? Source: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:KonstantinKryzhitsky_HutorVMalorossii_1884.jpg. I have changed the light and the contrast of the original photo.


Cornelis Springer – private collection. Gezicht op de Herengracht bij den Amstel in het einder der 17de Eeuw, Amsterdam in winter (1883)

1Cornelis Springer (Dutch 1817-1891) Gezicht op de Heerengracht bij den Amstel in het einder der 17de Eeuw_Amsterdam in winter 1883. Oil on panel.46.5 x 64.5 cm

Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 46.5 x 64.5 cm. Sold by Christie’s in Amsterdam, on October 14, 2008. Source: http://otkritka-reprodukzija.blogspot.ro/2011/09/1817-1891.html. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


John Atkinson Grimshaw – private collection. October after Glow (1885)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 77 x 63.5 cm. Inscriptions: Atkinson Grimshaw/ 1885 (lower right). Source: http://www.sothebys.com/content/dam/stb/lots/L12/L12133/111L12133_6GMT5.jpg. I have changed the contrast.


Canaletto – National Gallery of Canada 3718. St. Mark’s and the Clock Tower, Venice (c. 1735-1737)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 132.8 x 165.1 cm. Acquisition date: 1930. Nr.: 3718. Source: https://fbcdn-sphotos-c-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-ash2/t1/425888_496560447029607_2000468253_n.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


John Constable – The Frick Collection 1908.1.23. Salisbury Cathedral from the Bishop’s Garden (1826)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 88.9 x 112.4 cm. Nr.: 1908.1.23. Source: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:John_Constable_-_Salisbury_Cathedral_from_the_Bishop’s_Garden_-_Google_Art_Project.jpg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.