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.

Claude-Joseph Vernet – private collection. L’Arc en ciel: an Italianate Coastal View with a Rainbow, Fishermen, and Peasants at an Inlet in the Foreground, a Shipwrightâs Yard Beyond (1749)


Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 114.3 x 162.7. Inscriptions: Joseph. Vernet. f/Romae 1749. Auctioned by Sotheby’s in New York, on Janurary 30, 2014. Source: I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


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