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 April, 2016

Meindert Hobbema – private collection. A Landscape with a Bridge (c. 1663)

Meindert Hobbema – private collection. Title: A Landscape with a Bridge. Date: c, 1663. Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 50 x 75 cm. Auctioned by Dorotheum, in Vienna, on April 19, 2016. Source: http://media.mutualart.com/Images/2016_04/07/07/075811271/ec07c6d1-3536-472f-922a-6f4204803d53.Jpeg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.

Meindert Hobbema – private collection. Title: A Landscape with a Bridge. Date: c, 1663. Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 50 x 75 cm. Auctioned by Dorotheum, in Vienna, on April 19, 2016. Source: http://media.mutualart.com/Images/2016_04/07/07/075811271/ec07c6d1-3536-472f-922a-6f4204803d53.Jpeg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Frederic Edwin Church – Detroit Institute of Arts 76.89. Cotopaxi (1862)

Frederic Edwin Church – Detroit Institute of Arts 76.89. Title: Cotopaxi. Date: 1862. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 121.9 x 215.9 cm. Nr.: 76.89. Source: http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-XsXNb6cDgQI/UBUYqel7v9I/AAAAAAAABWs/YcOM049c3rM/s1600/Edwin+Church+Cotopaxi_1862.jpg

Frederic Edwin Church – Detroit Institute of Arts 76.89. Title: Cotopaxi. Date: 1862. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 121.9 x 215.9 cm. Nr.: 76.89. Source: http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-XsXNb6cDgQI/UBUYqel7v9I/AAAAAAAABWs/YcOM049c3rM/s1600/Edwin+Church+Cotopaxi_1862.jpg


Francesco Guardi – Galleria Giorgio Franchetti alla Ca’ d’Oro cat. d.60. La piazzetta verso S. Giorgio (c. 1780s)

Francesco Guardi – Galleria Giorgio Franchetti alla Ca' d'Oro cat. d.60. Title: La piazzetta verso S. Giorgio. Date: c. 1780s. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 45 x 72 cm. Nr.: car. d.60. Source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/dalbera/22446355615/sizes/h/. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo

Francesco Guardi – Galleria Giorgio Franchetti alla Ca’ d’Oro cat. d.60. Title: La piazzetta verso S. Giorgio. Date: c. 1780s. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 45 x 72 cm. Nr.: cat. d.60. Source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/dalbera/22446355615/sizes/h/. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo


John Atkinson Grimshaw – private collection. Gourock, Near the Clyde Shipping Docks (c. 1880s)

John Atkinson Grimshaw – private collection. Title: Gourock, Near the Clyde Shipping Docks. Date: c. 1880s. Materials: oil on canvas?  Dimensions: 61 x 92.7 cm. Source: http://sutcliffegalleries.com/wp-content/uploads/Atkinson-Grimshaw1.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo

John Atkinson Grimshaw – private collection. Title: Gourock, Near the Clyde Shipping Docks. Date: c. 1880s. Materials: oil on canvas? Dimensions: 61 x 92.7 cm. Source: http://sutcliffegalleries.com/wp-content/uploads/Atkinson-Grimshaw1.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo


Salomon van Ruysdael – Yale University Art Gallery 1980.12.33. View of Alkmaar (c. 1650)

Salomon van Ruysdael – Yale University Art Gallery 1980.12.33. Title: View of Alkmaar. Date: c. 1650. Materials: oil on panel.  Dimensions: 36 x 52 cm. Nr.: 1980.12.33. Source: http://artgallery.yale.edu/collections/objects/24368. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.

Salomon van Ruysdael – Yale University Art Gallery 1980.12.33. Title: View of Alkmaar. Date: c. 1650. Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 36 x 52 cm. Nr.: 1980.12.33. Source: http://artgallery.yale.edu/collections/objects/24368. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Frederic Edwin Church – Smithsonian American Art Museum 1965.12. Cotopaxi (1855)

Frederic Edwin Church – Smithsonian American Art Museum 1965.12. Title: Cotopaxi. Date: c. 1726-1727. Materials: oil canvas.  Dimensions: 71.1 x 106.8 cm. Nr.: 1965.12. Source: http://americanart.si.edu/collections/search/artwork/?id=4807. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.

Frederic Edwin Church – Smithsonian American Art Museum 1965.12. Title: Cotopaxi. Date: c. 1726-1727. Materials: oil canvas. Dimensions: 71.1 x 106.8 cm. Nr.: 1965.12. Source: http://americanart.si.edu/collections/search/artwork/?id=4807. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Canaletto – The Hermitage Museum ГЭ-175. Reception of the French Ambassador in Venice (c. 1726-1727)

Canaletto – The Hermitage Museum ГЭ-175. Title: Reception of the French Ambassador in Venice. Date: c. 1726-1727. Materials: oil canvas.  Dimensions: 181 x 259.5 cm. Nr.: ГЭ-175. Source: http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-D8OvBONf3u0/VNzt5PDMOEI/AAAAAAAAAGY/D9eG-2Yc62A/s1600/Giovanni_Antonio_Canal,_il_Canaletto_-_Arrival_of_the_French_Ambassador_in_Venice_-_WGA03934.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.

Canaletto – The Hermitage Museum ГЭ-175. Title: Reception of the French Ambassador in Venice. Date: c. 1726-1727. Materials: oil canvas. Dimensions: 181 x 259.5 cm. Nr.: ГЭ-175. Source: http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-D8OvBONf3u0/VNzt5PDMOEI/AAAAAAAAAGY/D9eG-2Yc62A/s1600/Giovanni_Antonio_Canal,_il_Canaletto_-_Arrival_of_the_French_Ambassador_in_Venice_-_WGA03934.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Bernardo Belloto (or Canaletto?) – private collection. Capriccio with ancient ruins (c. 1740-1750)

Bernardo Belloto (or Canaletto?) – private collection. Title: Capriccio with ancient ruins. Date: c. 1740-1750. Materials: oil canvas.  Dimensions: ? Source: http://artmight.com/albums/2011-02-07/art-upload-2/c/Canaletto/Canaletto-Canal-Giovanni-Capriccio-and-ruined-arcade-Sun.jpg. I have changed the light of the original photo.

Bernardo Belloto (or Canaletto?) – private collection. Title: Capriccio with ancient ruins. Date: c. 1740-1750. Materials: oil canvas. Dimensions: ? Source: http://artmight.com/albums/2011-02-07/art-upload-2/c/Canaletto/Canaletto-Canal-Giovanni-Capriccio-and-ruined-arcade-Sun.jpg. I have changed the light of the original photo.


Simon de Vlieger – Museum Bojimans van Beuningen 1923 (OK). Calm Water (c. 1640-1650)

Simon de Vlieger – Museum Bojimans van Beuningen 1923 (OK). Title: Calm Water. Date: c. 1640-1450. Materials: oil canvas.  Dimensions: 99.4 x 64 cm. Acquisition date: 1896. Nr.: 1923 (OK). Source: http://collectie.boijmans.nl/images/900x450_3115.jpg. I have changed the light of the original photo.

Simon de Vlieger – Museum Bojimans van Beuningen 1923 (OK). Title: Calm Water. Date: c. 1640-1450. Materials: oil canvas. Dimensions: 99.4 x 64 cm. Acquisition date: 1896. Nr.: 1923 (OK). Source: http://collectie.boijmans.nl/images/900x450_3115.jpg. I have changed the light of the original photo.


Albert Bierstadt – Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza CTB.1996.19. Street in Nassau (c. 1877-1880)

Albert Bierstadt – Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza CTB.1996.19. Title: Street in Nassau. Date: c. 1877-1880. Materials: oil on board upon canvas.  Dimensions: 35.5 x 48.3 cm. Nr.: CTB.1996.19. Source: http://www.museothyssen.org//img/obras_grande/CTB.1996.19.jpg. I have changed the light of the original photo.

Albert Bierstadt – Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza CTB.1996.19. Title: Street in Nassau. Date: c. 1877-1880. Materials: oil on board upon canvas. Dimensions: 35.5 x 48.3 cm. Nr.: CTB.1996.19. Source: http://www.museothyssen.org//img/obras_grande/CTB.1996.19.jpg. I have changed the light of the original photo.


Vladislav Osiptsov – private collection. У проточного озера (2010)

Vladislav Osiptsov – private collection. Title: У проточного озера. Date: 2010. Materials: ? Dimensions: ? Source: https://g-a.d-cd.net/26e974s-960.jpg. I have changed the light of the original photo.

Vladislav Osiptsov – private collection. Title: У проточного озера. Date: 2010. Materials: ? Dimensions: ? Source: https://g-a.d-cd.net/26e974s-960.jpg. I have changed the light of the original photo.


Jacob van Ruisdael – The Wallace Collection P56. Landscape with a Waterfall (c. 1670)

Jacob van Ruisdael – The Wallace Collection P56. Title: Landscape with a Waterfall. Date: c. 1670. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 101.2 x 142.2 cm. Inscriptions: JV (in monogram) Ruisdael. Nr.: P56. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Jacob_Isaacksz._van_Ruisdael_-_Landscape_with_Waterfall_-_WGA20506.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.

Jacob van Ruisdael – The Wallace Collection P56. Title: Landscape with a Waterfall. Date: c. 1670. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 101.2 x 142.2 cm. Inscriptions: JV (in monogram) Ruisdael. Nr.: P56. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Jacob_Isaacksz._van_Ruisdael_-_Landscape_with_Waterfall_-_WGA20506.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Frederic Edwin Church – private collection. July Sunset, Berkshire County, Massachusetts (1847)

Frederic Edwin Church – private collection. Title: July Sunset, Berkshire County, Massachusetts. Date: 1847. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 73.7 x 101.6 cm. Source: http://static1.1.sqspcdn.com/static/p/358982/19493806/1397842420140/church+july+sunset.jpg?token=apAegNzibycuxiYZ3SKsRHSUmSs%3D. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.

Frederic Edwin Church – private collection. Title: July Sunset, Berkshire County, Massachusetts. Date: 1847. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 73.7 x 101.6 cm. Source: http://static1.1.sqspcdn.com/static/p/358982/19493806/1397842420140/church+july+sunset.jpg?token=apAegNzibycuxiYZ3SKsRHSUmSs%3D. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


John Atkinson Grimshaw – The Mercer Art Gallery HARAG 53. In the Gloaming. Also known as A Yorkshire Home (1878)

John Atkinson Grimshaw – The Mercer Art Gallery HARAG 53. Title: In the Gloaming. Also known as A Yorkshire Home. Date: 1878. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 82.9 x 121.9 cm. Nr.: HARAG 53. Source: http://www.harrogate.gov.uk/PublishingImages/AGIntheGloaming_tiff.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.

John Atkinson Grimshaw – The Mercer Art Gallery HARAG 53. Title: In the Gloaming. Also known as A Yorkshire Home. Date: 1878. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 82.9 x 121.9 cm. Nr.: HARAG 53. Source: http://www.harrogate.gov.uk/PublishingImages/AGIntheGloaming_tiff.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Canaletto – private collection. The Bucintoro Returning to the Molo on Ascension Day (c. 1730)

Canaletto – private collection. Title: The Bucintoro Returning to the Molo on Ascension Day. Date: c. 1730. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 182 x 259 cm. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Giovanni_Antonio_Canal,_il_Canaletto_-_The_Bucintoro_Returning_to_the_Molo_on_Ascension_Day_-_WGA03887.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo

Canaletto – private collection. Title: The Bucintoro Returning to the Molo on Ascension Day. Date: c. 1730. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 182 x 259 cm. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Giovanni_Antonio_Canal,_il_Canaletto_-_The_Bucintoro_Returning_to_the_Molo_on_Ascension_Day_-_WGA03887.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo


Jan van Goyen -“ The Metropolitan Museum of Art 71.62. View of Haarlem and the Haarlemmer Meer (1646)

Jan van Goyen – The Metropolitan Museum of Art 71.62. Title: View of Haarlem and the Haarlemmer Meer. Date: 1646. Materials: oil on wood. Dimensions: 34.6 x 50.5 cm. Nr.: 71.62. Source: http://images.metmuseum.org/CRDImages/ep/original/DP146495.jpg. I have changed the light of the original photo.

Jan van Goyen – The Metropolitan Museum of Art 71.62. Title: View of Haarlem and the Haarlemmer Meer. Date: 1646. Materials: oil on wood. Dimensions: 34.6 x 50.5 cm. Nr.: 71.62. Source: http://images.metmuseum.org/CRDImages/ep/original/DP146495.jpg. I have changed the light of the original photo.


Martin Rico y Ortega – Hermitage Museum ГЭ-8918. Courtyard in Spain (second half of the 19th c.)

Martin Rico y Ortega – Hermitage Museum ГЭ-8918. Title: Courtyard in Spain. Date: second half of the 19th c. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 51 x 42 cm. Nr.: ГЭ-8918.  Source: http://www.hermitagemuseum.org/wps/portal/hermitage/digital-collection/01.+Paintings/29417/?lng=en. P.S. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.

Martin Rico y Ortega – Hermitage Museum ГЭ-8918. Title: Courtyard in Spain. Date: second half of the 19th c. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 51 x 42 cm. Nr.: ГЭ-8918. Source: http://www.hermitagemuseum.org/wps/portal/hermitage/digital-collection/01.+Paintings/29417/?lng=en. P.S. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Salomon van Ruysdael – The Hermitage Museum ГЭ-3383. Landscape with Christ and his Disciples on the Road to Emmaus (1645)

Salomon van Ruysdael – The Hermitage MuseumГЭ-3383. Title: Landscape with Christ and his Disciples on the Road to Emmaus. Date: 1645. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 82 x 103 cm. Nr.: ГЭ-3383. Source: http://www.hermitagemuseum.org/wps/portal/hermitage/digital-collection/01.+Paintings/41893/?lng=en.

Salomon van Ruysdael – The Hermitage MuseumГЭ-3383. Title: Landscape with Christ and his Disciples on the Road to Emmaus. Date: 1645. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 82 x 103 cm. Nr.: ГЭ-3383. Source: http://www.hermitagemuseum.org/wps/portal/hermitage/digital-collection/01.+Paintings/41893/?lng=en.


Carl Frederik Peder Aagaard – private collection. A Stream in the Spring Woods (1885)

Carl Frederik Peder Aagaard – private collection. Title: A Stream in the Spring Woods. Date: 1885. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 109 x 163 cm. Sold by Bruun Rasmussen in Copenhagen, on September 16, 2014. Source: http://www.the-athenaeum.org/art/display_image.php?id=710369. I have changed the light of the original photo.

Carl Frederik Peder Aagaard – private collection. Title: A Stream in the Spring Woods. Date: 1885. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 109 x 163 cm. Sold by Bruun Rasmussen in Copenhagen, on September 16, 2014. Source: http://www.the-athenaeum.org/art/display_image.php?id=710369. I have changed the light of the original photo.


Claude-Joseph Vernet – Apsley House WM.1645-1948. Sunset: View over a Bay with Figures (1742)

Claude-Joseph Vernet –Apsley House WM.1645-1948. Title Sunset: View over a Bay with Figures. Date: 1742. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 57 x 105 cm. Nr.: WM.1645-1948. Source: http://static.artuk.org/w944h944/WMR/WMR_APH_N070601.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.

Claude-Joseph Vernet –Apsley House WM.1645-1948. Title Sunset: View over a Bay with Figures. Date: 1742. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 57 x 105 cm. Nr.: WM.1645-1948. Source: http://static.artuk.org/w944h944/WMR/WMR_APH_N070601.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


William Trost Richards – The Metropolitan Museum of Art 80.1.6. Lake Squam from Red Hill (1874)

William Trost Richards – The Metropolitan Museum of Art 80.1.6. Title: Lake Squam from Red Hill. Date: 1874. Materials: Watercolor, gouache, and graphite on light gray-green wove paper. Dimensions: 22.5 x 34.4 cm. Inscriptions: Wm (m underscored) T. Richards. 1874 (lower right). Nr.: 80.1.6. Source: http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/11897. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.

William Trost Richards – The Metropolitan Museum of Art 80.1.6. Title: Lake Squam from Red Hill. Date: 1874. Materials: Watercolor, gouache, and graphite on light gray-green wove paper. Dimensions: 22.5 x 34.4 cm. Inscriptions: Wm (m underscored) T. Richards. 1874 (lower right). Nr.: 80.1.6. Source: http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/11897. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Peder Mørk Mønsted – private collection. Grazing Cows (1900)

Peder Mørk Mønsted – private collection. Title: Grazing Cows. Date: 1900. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 42 x 60.4 cm. Source: http://www.artrenewal.org/artwork/736/736/31862/cows_grazing-large.jpg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.

Peder Mørk Mønsted – private collection. Title: Grazing Cows. Date: 1900. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 42 x 60.4 cm. Source: http://www.artrenewal.org/artwork/736/736/31862/cows_grazing-large.jpg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Gerrit Berckheyde – Amsterdam Museum SB 329. De Grimburgwal met het Oudezijdsherenlogement (c. 1665-1685)

Gerrit Berckheyde – Amsterdam Museum SB 329. Title: De Grimburgwal met het Oudezijdsherenlogement. Date: c. 1665-1685. Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 32.5 x 42.5 cm. Nr.: SB 329. Source: http://am.adlibhosting.com/amonline/advanced/Details/collect/39427. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.

Gerrit Berckheyde – Amsterdam Museum SB 329. Title: De Grimburgwal met het Oudezijdsherenlogement. Date: c. 1665-1685. Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 32.5 x 42.5 cm. Nr.: SB 329. Source: http://am.adlibhosting.com/amonline/advanced/Details/collect/39427. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Frederic Edwin Church – Philadelphia Museum of Art 2004-115-2. Pichincha (1867)

Frederic Edwin Church – Philadelphia Museum of Art 2004-115-2. Title: Pichincha. Date: 1867. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 78.7 x 122.4 cm. Nr.: 2004-115-2. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Frederic_Edwin_Church,_American_-_Pichincha_-_Google_Art_Project.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.

Frederic Edwin Church – Philadelphia Museum of Art 2004-115-2. Title: Pichincha. Date: 1867. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 78.7 x 122.4 cm. Nr.: 2004-115-2. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Frederic_Edwin_Church,_American_-_Pichincha_-_Google_Art_Project.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.