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 August, 2014

David Roberts – Yale Center for British Art B1973.1.51. The Giudecca, Venice (1854)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 55.9 x 129.5 cm. Inscriptions: David Roberts R.A. 1854 (lower right). Nr.: B1973.1.51. Source: http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1666414. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.

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Claude-Joseph Vernet – National Gallery of Art 2000.22.1. The Shipwreck (1772)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 113.5 x 162.9 cm. Source: http://www.nga.gov/content/ngaweb/Collection/art-object-page.111194.html. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Joos de Momper (II) – Royal Museum of Fine Arts of Belgium (not on their site). La Tour de Babel (first third of the 17th c.?)

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Materials: ? Dimensions: unknown. Source: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Joos_De_Momper_-_La_tour_de_Babel.JPG.


Ivan Shishkin – location unknown. Грибники/Mushroom Pickers (the 1880s?)

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Materials: probably oil on canvas. Dimensions: unknown. Source: http://uploads0.wikiart.org/images/ivan-shishkin/mushroom-pickers.jpg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Peder Mørk Mønsted – private collection. A Forest near Ilsenburg in the Harz (1908)

Peder_Mønsted_-_Ein_Wald_bei_Ilenburg_im_Harz

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 81 x 123 cm. Inscriptions: P Mönsted. Ilenburg 1908 (bottom left). Sold by Bruun Rasmussen on March 1, 2011. Source: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Peder_M%C3%B8nsted_-_Ein_Wald_bei_Ilenburg_im_Harz.jpg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Niels Skovgaard – private collection. Summer Day in the Park at the Manor Nysø (1882)

Niels_Skovgaard_-_Summer_day_in_the_park_a_Danish_manor_(1882)

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 55 x 73 cm. Inscriptions: N. K. Skovgaard 1882. Sold by Bruun Rasmussen in Copenhagen, on November 29, 2011. Source: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Niels_Skovgaard_-_Summer_day_in_the_park_a_Danish_manor_(1882).jpg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Adelsteen Normann – private collection. Fra Reine i Lofoten (1880)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 78 x 130 cm. Inscriptions: A. Normann 80. Sold by Grev Wedels Plass Auksjoner in Oslo, on November 30, 2009. Source: http://www.gwpa.no/dynamic_image/8615/7444.jpg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Francesco Guardi, Giacomo Guardi – Nationalmuseum NM 5830. Piazza San Marco in Venice (late 1780s-early 1790s?)

Guardi_-_Piazza_San_Marco_in_Venice

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 50 x 85 cm. Acquisition date: 1964. Nr.: NM 5830. Source: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Guardi_-_Piazza_San_Marco_in_Venice.jpg. I have changed the light, colors and contrast of the original photo.


Nicolas Poussin – National Gallery (London) NG5763. Landscape with a Man Killed by a Snake (probably 1648)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 118.2 x 197.8 cm. Acquisition date: 1947. Source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/ligachen/14030878242/sizes/c. I have changed the light, colors and contrast of the original photo.


Andreas Achenbach – private collection. Wildbach (c. 1835-1910)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 177.5 x 93.5 cm. Sold by Lempertz, in Köln, on November 22, 2011. Source: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Andreas_Achenbach_Wildbach.jpg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.