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 September, 2014

Bernardo Bellotto – The Castle Náměšť nad Oslavou. Castello Sforzesco di Milano (1744)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 61 x 97.5 cm. http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Bernardo_Bellotto,_Castello_Sforzesco_di_Milano.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.

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Andreas Achenbach – Düsseldorfer Auktionshaus. Winter an der holländischen Küste (1849)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 43.5 x 58 cm. http://www.duesseldorfer-auktionshaus.de/media/big/6651-6-kat.jpg


Andreas Roller – The Hermitage Museum. Landscape with a Castle (1843)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 91 x 127 cm. http://willowdale.wikia.com/wiki/File:Friedrich_shmam_0109_28.jpg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Caspar van Wittel – Mompesson House. View up the Tiber from the Via Marmorata, Rome (c. 1690s-1710s)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 59.5 x 116.5 cm. http://www.bbc.co.uk/arts/yourpaintings/paintings/view-up-the-tiber-from-the-via-marmorata-rome-101933. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Joos de Momper (II) – Niedersächsisches Landesmuseums Hannover 275. Dorfstraße im Winter (late 1620s)

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Materials: ? Dimensions: ? Nr.: 275. Source: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:De_Momper_Brueghel_Dorfstra%C3%9Fe.JPG. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Jacob van Ruisdael – Galleria degli Uffizi. Landscape with Shepherds and Peasants (the 1660s)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 52 x 60 cm. Source: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Jacob_Isaacksz._van_Ruisdael_-_Landscape_with_Shepherds_and_Peasants_-_WGA20501.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Meindert Hobbema – National Galleries of Scotland NG 1506. A Waterfall in a Wood (c. 1660s)

(c) National Galleries of Scotland; Supplied by The Public Catalogue Foundation

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 26.9 x 22.3 cm. Nr.: NG 1506. Source: http://www.the-athenaeum.org/art/display_image.php?id=381988. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Themistokles von Eckenbrecher – private collection. Norwegischer Wasserfall mit Sägemühle (1908)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 100 x 150 cm. Source: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Themistokles_Eckenbrecher_Norwegischer_Wasserfall_mit_S%C3%A4gem%C3%BChle_1908.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


John Atkinson Grimshaw – M.S. Rau Antiques. The Dockside Liverpool at Night (c. 1886)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 31.7 x 47 cm. Source: http://www.rauantiques.com/images/products/30-0155/zoom/full/30-0155_1.jpg.


Canaletto – private collection. The Island of San Giorgio Maggiore with the Punta della Dogana and Numerous Vessels (the 1730s?)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: ? Source: http://images.fineartamerica.com/images-medium-large-5/the-island-of-san-giorgio-maggiore-canaletto.jpg.