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 January, 2016

Meindert Hobbema – private collection. A Hamlet in a Woodland Glade of Oaks (c. 1663)

Meindert Hobbema – private collection.  Title: A Hamlet in a Woodland Glade of Oaks. Date: c. 1663 Materials: oil on oak panel. Dimensions: 37 x 48.5 cm. Inscriptions: m Hobbema (lower left). Auctioned by Sotheby’s in London, on December 15, 2015. Source: http://www.sothebys.com/content/dam/stb/lots/L15/L15036/4727M09_7VMPF.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.

Meindert Hobbema – private collection. Title: A Hamlet in a Woodland Glade of Oaks. Date: c. 1663 Materials: oil on oak panel. Dimensions: 37 x 48.5 cm. Inscriptions: m Hobbema (lower left). Auctioned by Sotheby’s in London, on December 15, 2015. Source: http://www.sothebys.com/content/dam/stb/lots/L15/L15036/4727M09_7VMPF.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Charles Euphrasie Kuwasseg – private collection. A View of a Mediterranean Harbour (1873)

Charles Euphrasie Kuwasseg – private collection.  Title: A View of a Mediterranean Harbour. Date: 1873. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 56.2 x 100.3 cm. Inscriptions: C. Kuwasseg. fils. 1873 (lower left)  . Source: http://www.christies.com/lotfinderimages/d56758/d5675875a.jpg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.

Charles Euphrasie Kuwasseg – private collection. Title: A View of a Mediterranean Harbour. Date: 1873. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 56.2 x 100.3 cm. Inscriptions: C. Kuwasseg. fils. 1873 (lower left) . Source: http://www.christies.com/lotfinderimages/d56758/d5675875a.jpg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Giuseppe Canella – Musée Carnavalet P.1911. Le Pont-Neuf et la Cité, Paris (1832)

Giuseppe Canella – Musée Carnavalet P.1911.  Title: Le Pont-Neuf et la Cité Paris. Date: 1832. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: unknown. Nr.: P.1911. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Le_Pont-Neuf_et_la_Cit%C3%A9_Paris_1832,_Giuseppe_Canella,_Mus%C3%A9e_Carnavalet_-_Flickr.jpg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.

Giuseppe Canella – Musée Carnavalet P.1911. Title: Le Pont-Neuf et la Cité Paris. Date: 1832. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: unknown. Nr.: P.1911. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Le_Pont-Neuf_et_la_Cit%C3%A9_Paris_1832,_Giuseppe_Canella,_Mus%C3%A9e_Carnavalet_-_Flickr.jpg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Jacob van Ruisdael – The Hermitage Museum ГЭ-932. Mountainous Landscape (1670s)

Jacob van Ruisdael – The Hermitage Museum ГЭ-932.  TitleMountainous Landscape. Date: 1670s. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 99.5 x 137 cm. Nr.: ГЭ-932: Source: http://www.hermitagemuseum.org/wps/portal/hermitage/digital-collection/01.+Paintings/44421/?lng=en. I have changed the light of the original photo.

Jacob van Ruisdael – The Hermitage Museum ГЭ-932. Mountainous Landscape. Date: 1670s. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 99.5 x 137 cm. Nr.: ГЭ-932: Source: http://www.hermitagemuseum.org/wps/portal/hermitage/digital-collection/01.+Paintings/44421/?lng=en. I have changed the light of the original photo.


Salomon van Ruysdael – private collection. Wijdschip and Other Small Dutch Vessels at the Mouth of an Estuary (c. 1650s)

Salomon van Ruysdael – private collection.  Title: Wijdschip and Other Small Dutch Vessels at the Mouth of an Estuary. Date: c. 1650s. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 36.1 x 32.3 cm. Inscriptions: SVR (on the flag of the Wijdschip). Sold by Sotheby’s in New York, on January 29, 2015. Source: http://www.sothebys.com/content/dam/stb/lots/N09/N09302/533N09302_5VWBM.jpg. I have changed the light of the original photo.

Salomon van Ruysdael – private collection. Title: Wijdschip and Other Small Dutch Vessels at the Mouth of an Estuary. Date: c. 1650s. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 36.1 x 32.3 cm. Inscriptions: SVR (on the flag of the Wijdschip). Sold by Sotheby’s in New York, on January 29, 2015. Source: http://www.sothebys.com/content/dam/stb/lots/N09/N09302/533N09302_5VWBM.jpg. I have changed the light of the original photo.


John Constable – Currier Museum of Art 1949.8. Dedham Lock and Mill (1820)

John Constable – Currier Museum of Art 1949.8 .  Title: Dedham Lock and Mill. Date: 1820. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 54.6 x 77.5 cm. Nr.: 1949.8. Source: http://www.artchive.com/artchive/c/constable/constable_lock_and_mill.jpg

John Constable – Currier Museum of Art 1949.8 . Title: Dedham Lock and Mill. Date: 1820. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 54.6 x 77.5 cm. Nr.: 1949.8. Source: http://www.artchive.com/artchive/c/constable/constable_lock_and_mill.jpg


Claude-Joseph Vernet – Palais des Beaux-Arts de Lille 556. Marine, coucher du soleil (1748)

Claude Joseph Vernet –  Palais des Beaux-Arts de Lille 556.  Title: Marine, coucher du soleil. Date: 1748. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 48.8 x 64.6 cm. Nr.: 556, inv. P. 488. Source: http://www.thecinetourist.net/uploads/7/0/9/9/7099213/2472701_orig.jpg. I have changed the light of the original photo.

Claude Joseph Vernet – Palais des Beaux-Arts de Lille 556. Title: Marine, coucher du soleil. Date: 1748. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 48.8 x 64.6 cm. Nr.: 556, inv. P. 488. Source: http://www.thecinetourist.net/uploads/7/0/9/9/7099213/2472701_orig.jpg. I have changed the light of the original photo.


Caspar van Wittel – private collection. L’Arno alla Pescaia di ponte San Niccolò (c. 1700)

Caspar van Wittel – private collection.  Title: L'Arno alla Pescaia di ponte San Niccolò. Date: c. 1700. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 50 x 99 cm. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:View_of_Florence_and_Arno_river_(4).jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.

Caspar van Wittel – private collection. Title: L’Arno alla Pescaia di ponte San Niccolò. Date: c. 1700. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 50 x 99 cm. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:View_of_Florence_and_Arno_river_(4).jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Gerrit Berckheyde – Rijksmuseum SK-A-35. De Waag (Weighing House) and Crane on the Spaarne, Haarlem (c. 1660-1698)

Gerrit Berckheyde – Rijksmuseum SK-A-35.  Title: De Waag (Weighing House) and Crane on the Spaarne, Haarlem. Date: c. 1660-1698. Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 35 x 45.5 cm. Inscriptions: G Berck Heyd. Nr.: SK-A-35. Long-term lo to the Frans Hals Museum. Source: https://www.rijksmuseum.nl/en/collection/SK-A-35. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.

Gerrit Berckheyde – Rijksmuseum SK-A-35. Title: De Waag (Weighing House) and Crane on the Spaarne, Haarlem. Date: c. 1660-1698. Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 35 x 45.5 cm. Inscriptions: G Berck Heyd. Nr.: SK-A-35. Long-term loan to the Frans Hals Museum. Source: https://www.rijksmuseum.nl/en/collection/SK-A-35. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Robert Zünd – private collection. Die Mühle von Rathausen (c. 1850-1900)

Robert Zünd – private collection.  Title: Die Mühle von Rathausen. Date: c. 1850-1900. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 45.5 x 56.5 cm. Source: http://media.mutualart.com/Images/2009_07/25/0305/681705/5df57720-5e97-48e4-a9f5-b0df8b11eeb7_g.Jpeg. I have changed the contras of the original photo

Robert Zünd – private collection. Title: Die Mühle von Rathausen. Date: c. 1850-1900. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 45.5 x 56.5 cm. Source: http://media.mutualart.com/Images/2009_07/25/0305/681705/5df57720-5e97-48e4-a9f5-b0df8b11eeb7_g.Jpeg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo