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.


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)

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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)

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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?)

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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.


Salomon van Ruysdael – The Royal Collection RCIN 405517. A River Landscape with Sailing Boats (1651)

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Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 44.5 x 68.2 cm. Inscriptions: SvR 1651 (on the rowing boat in centre). Nr.: RCIN 405517. Source: http://cdn.royalcollection.org.uk/cdn/farfuture/f51gvw-ETGPekHDIK3JXTtPKitQGelIFC0wBK1HaJEs/mtime:1392916981/sites/royalcollection.org.uk/files/collection-online/6/2/405517/282a29c9adc6ba0ba40c8c195faebfe0.jpg.


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Claude Gellée (Lorrain) – The National Gallery (London) NG30. Seaport with the Embarkation of Saint Ursula (1641)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 112.9 x 149 cm. Nr.: NG30. Source: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Claude_Lorrain_-_Seaport_with_the_Embarkation_of_Saint_Ursula.jpg. I have changed contrast of the original photo.


Joos de Momper (II) – The Ashmolean Museum A407 (WA1931.16). Wintry Landscape with the Flight into Egypt (first third of the 17th c.?)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 114 x 164 cm. Inscriptions: IDM (monogram). Nr.: A407 (WA1931.16). Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/arts/yourpaintings/paintings/winter-landscape-with-the-flight-into-egypt. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Frits Thaulow – private collection? Fra Slottsparken. Mai 1881 (1881)

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Materials: oil on mahogany. Dimensions: 83 x 62 cm. Inscriptions: Frits Thaulow. Mai 1881. Sold by Grev Wedels Plass Auksjoner in Oslo, on November 27, 2007. Source: http://www.gwpa.no/nor/items/21807. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Ivan Shishkin – The State Art Museum of Uzbekistan. Title: Мельница в лесу. Преображенское (1897)

1897 Mill in the Forest, Preobrazhenskoe

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 95 x 136 cm. http://poulwebb.blogspot.ro/2012_09_01_archive.html.


Jacob van Ruisdael – Speed Art Museum 1998.3 Landscape with a Half-Timbered House and a Blasted Tree (1653)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 67.6 x 82.2 cm. http://www.jcsm.auburn.edu/assets/images/exhibition_images/2014/golden_age_painting/1998_3_new.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Peder Mørk Mønsted – private collection? Glimpses of the Sun in Sæby Stream (1916)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 80 x 120 cm. Source: http://joserosarioart.blogspot.ro/2013/11/peder-mork-monsted.html.


Peter Christian Skovgaard – Vejle Kunstmuseum. Udsigt over Vejle (1852)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 98 x 100 cm. Source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/53563415@N06/5552471998/sizes/l.jpg.


Amaldus Clarin Nielsen – The Royal Collections (Norway). Aftenstemning/Evening Mood (1883)

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Materials: probably oil on canvas. Dimensions: ? Source: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Amaldus_Nielsen_-_Aftenstemning_(1883).jpg.


John Atkinson Grimshaw – Richard Green Gallery. A Moonlit Country Road (1877)

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Materials: oil on board. Dimensions: 55.5 x 45 cm. Source: http://asimg.artsolution.net/tsmedia/GreenMedia/BH48.jpg?qlt=75&ftr=8&cell=980,900&cvt=jpeg.


Eduard Gaertner – Schloss Charlottenburg. Schloss Charlottenburg von der Gartenseite (1846)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 28.2 x 48.5 cm. Source: http://www.zeno.org/Kunstwerke/B/G%C3%A4rtner,+Eduard%3A+Schloss+Charlottenburg+von+der+Gartenseite. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Canaletto – The Royal Collection RCIN 400515. Venice: The Piazzetta Towards The Torre dell’ Orologio (1743)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 60.4 x 96 cm. Nr.: RCIN 400515. Source: http://www.royalcollection.org.uk/collection/400515/venice-the-piazzetta-towards-the-torre-dell-orologio. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Nicolas Poussin – The Art Institute of Chicago 1930.500. Landscape with Saint John on Patmos (1640)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 100.3 x 136.4 cm. Nr.: 1930.500. Source: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Poussin_-_Paysage_avec_saint_Jean_%C3%A0_Patmos_-_Chicago_Art_Institute.jpg.


Andreas Achenbach – Museum Kunstpalast Düsseldorf. Erftmühle (1834)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 165 x 230 cm. Nr.: ?. Source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/mazanto/10780948313/sizes/h/. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.