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 June, 2016

Jacob van Ruisdael – The Hermitage Museum ГЭ-935. Road at the Edge of a Forest (c. 1646/1647)

Jacob van Ruisdael – The Hermitage Museum ГЭ-935. Title: Road at the Edge of a Forest. Date: c. 1646/1647. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 52 x 67.5 cm. Acquisition date: 1781. Nr.: ГЭ-935. Source: http://hermitagemuseum.org/wps/portal/hermitage/digital-collection/01.+Paintings/45890/?lng=en. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.

Jacob van Ruisdael – The Hermitage Museum ГЭ-935. Title: Road at the Edge of a Forest. Date: c. 1646/1647. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 52 x 67.5 cm. Acquisition date: 1781. Nr.: ГЭ-935. Source: http://hermitagemuseum.org/wps/portal/hermitage/digital-collection/01.+Paintings/45890/?lng=en. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Claude-Joseph Vernet – private collection. Coastal Landscape (1747)

Claude-Joseph Vernet – private collection. Title: Coastal Landscape. Date: 1747. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 32 x 50 cm. Source: http://www.the-athenaeum.org/art/full.php?ID=108009#/. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.

Claude-Joseph Vernet – private collection. Title: Coastal Landscape. Date: 1747. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 32 x 50 cm. Source: http://www.the-athenaeum.org/art/full.php?ID=108009#/. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Carl Frederik Peder Aagaard – private collection. View of a Forest Lake with an Angler and his Family (1880)

Carl Frederik Peder Aagaard – private collection. Title: View of a Forest Lake with an Angler and his Family. Date: 1880. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 53 x 82 cm. Source: http://40.media.tumblr.com/585eb63b737254170d243246fb45a467/tumblr_o32n8qw2Yl1rcr5dwo1_1280.jpg/. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.

Carl Frederik Peder Aagaard – private collection. Title: View of a Forest Lake with an Angler and his Family. Date: 1880. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 53 x 82 cm. Source: http://40.media.tumblr.com/585eb63b737254170d243246fb45a467/tumblr_o32n8qw2Yl1rcr5dwo1_1280.jpg/. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Canaletto – Musée Cognacq-Jay J 18. Vue du canal de Santa Chiara, à Venise (c. 1730)

Canaletto – Musée Cognacq-Jay J 18. Title: Vue du canal de Santa Chiara, à Venise.  Date: c. 1730. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 48.5 x 79 cm. Source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/dalbera/15274960963/sizes/h/.

Canaletto – Musée Cognacq-Jay J 18. Title: Vue du canal de Santa Chiara, à Venise. Date: c. 1730. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 48.5 x 79 cm. Source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/dalbera/15274960963/sizes/h/.


Frederic Edwin Church – private collection. The Cordilleras, Sunrise (1854)

Frederic Edwin Church – private collection. Title: The Cordilleras, Sunrise.  Date: 1854. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 72.4 x 109.2 cm. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Frederic_Church_-_The_Cordilleras,_Sunrise.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.

Frederic Edwin Church – private collection. Title: The Cordilleras, Sunrise. Date: 1854. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 72.4 x 109.2 cm. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Frederic_Church_-_The_Cordilleras,_Sunrise.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Bernardo Bellotto – The Hermitage Museum ГЭ-1384. Moat of Zwinger in Dresden (c. 1750s)

Bernardo Bellotto – The Hermitage Museum ГЭ-1384. Title: Moat of Zwinger in Dresden.  Date: c. 1750s. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 49 x 83 cm. Source: http://www.hermitagemuseum.org/wps/portal/hermitage/digital-collection/01.+Paintings/32330/?lng=en. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.

Bernardo Bellotto – The Hermitage Museum ГЭ-1384. Title: Moat of Zwinger in Dresden. Date: c. 1750s. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 49 x 83 cm. Source: http://www.hermitagemuseum.org/wps/portal/hermitage/digital-collection/01.+Paintings/32330/?lng=en. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Salomon van Ruysdael – Rose-Marie and Eijk van Otterloo Collection. River Landscape with a Sailboat (1655)

Salomon van Ruysdael – Rose-Marie and Eijk van Otterloo Collection. Title: River Landscape with a Sailboa.  Date: 1655. Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 31.1 x 44.1 cm. Source: https://legionofhonor.famsf.org/files/styles/full-width_image_1200/public/Ruysdael_Riverscape.jpg?itok=ie0MRuFd/.

Salomon van Ruysdael – Rose-Marie and Eijk van Otterloo Collection. Title: River Landscape with a Sailboat. Date: 1655. Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 31.1 x 44.1 cm. Source: https://legionofhonor.famsf.org/files/styles/full-width_image_1200/public/Ruysdael_Riverscape.jpg?itok=ie0MRuFd/.


Thierry Duval – private collection. Le petit Pont du grand Paris (2014)

Thierry Duval – private collection. Title: Le petit Pont du grand Paris.  Date: 2014. Materials: watercolor. Dimensions: 58 x 87 cm. Source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/miafeigelson/14337059533/in/album-72157632428863927/. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.

Thierry Duval – private collection. Title: Le petit Pont du grand Paris. Date: 2014. Materials: watercolor. Dimensions: 58 x 87 cm. Source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/miafeigelson/14337059533/in/album-72157632428863927/. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Eugène Galien-Laloue – private collection. Le Boulevard Saint Martin (c. 1900-1920)

Eugène Galien-Laloue – private collection. Title: Le Boulevard Saint Martin.  Date: c. 1900-1920. Materials: watercolor and gouache. Dimensions: 31.8 cm (height). Source: https://img-fotki.yandex.ru/get/46165/201409892.1c0/0_12e5f1_2bf19512_XXL.jpg.

Eugène Galien-Laloue – private collection. Title: Le Boulevard Saint Martin. Date: c. 1900-1920. Materials: watercolor and gouache. Dimensions: 31.8 cm (height). Source: https://img-fotki.yandex.ru/get/46165/201409892.1c0/0_12e5f1_2bf19512_XXL.jpg.


Claude-Joseph Vernet – Musée national de la Marine INV. 8307. Vue du Port de Dieppe (1765)

Claude-Joseph Vernet – Musée national de la Marine INV. 8307. Title: Vue du Port de Dieppe.  Date: 1765. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 165.5 x 264 cm. Nr.: INV. 8307. Source: http://mnm.webmuseo.com/ws/musee-national-marine/app/file/download/num-5-OA-13-D-b-0811-H.jpg?key=5f6caa900hgzcgkhvk6n7k700htk8hg5r&thumbw=2000&thumbh=1500. I have changed the light of the original photo.

Claude-Joseph Vernet – Musée national de la Marine INV. 8307. Title: Vue du Port de Dieppe. Date: 1765. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 165.5 x 264 cm. Nr.: INV. 8307. Source: http://mnm.webmuseo.com/ws/musee-national-marine/app/file/download/num-5-OA-13-D-b-0811-H.jpg?key=5f6caa900hgzcgkhvk6n7k700htk8hg5r&thumbw=2000&thumbh=1500. I have changed the light of the original photo.


Caspar van Wittel – private collection. Rome. A View of the Church of Santi Marcellino e Pietro, from the Vigna Ciccolini, with the Palazzo Laterano, the Church of San Giovanni in Laterano, the Ospedale di San Giovanni and Ruins of the Claudian Aqueduct Beyond (c. 1707-1710)

Caspar van Wittel – private collection. Title: Rome. A View of the Church of Santi Marcellino e Pietro, from the Vigna Ciccolini, with the Palazzo Laterano, the Church of San Giovanni in Laterano, the Ospedale di San Giovanni and Ruins of the Claudian Aqueduct Beyond.  Date: c. 1707-1710. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 75 x 132.8 cm. Auctioned by Sotheby’s, in New York, on January 28, 2016.. Source: http://www.sothebys.com/content/dam/stb/lots/N09/N09460/285N09460_5VW7B.jpg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.

Caspar van Wittel – private collection. Title: Rome. A View of the Church of Santi Marcellino e Pietro, from the Vigna Ciccolini, with the Palazzo Laterano, the Church of San Giovanni in Laterano, the Ospedale di San Giovanni and Ruins of the Claudian Aqueduct Beyond. Date: c. 1707-1710. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 75 x 132.8 cm. Auctioned by Sotheby’s, in New York, on January 28, 2016.. Source: http://www.sothebys.com/content/dam/stb/lots/N09/N09460/285N09460_5VW7B.jpg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Jacob van Ruisdael – The Hermitage Museum ГЭ-933. Peasant Cottages in Dunes (1647)

Jacob van Ruisdael – The Hermitage Museum ГЭ-933. Title: Peasant Cottages in Dunes.  Date: 1647. Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 52.5 x 67 cm. Acquisition date: 1781. Nr.: ГЭ-933. Source: http://hermitagemuseum.org/wps/portal/hermitage/digital-collection/01.+Paintings/44424/?lng=en. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo

Jacob van Ruisdael – The Hermitage Museum ГЭ-933. Title: Peasant Cottages in Dunes. Date: 1647. Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 52.5 x 67 cm. Acquisition date: 1781. Nr.: ГЭ-933. Source: http://hermitagemuseum.org/wps/portal/hermitage/digital-collection/01.+Paintings/44424/?lng=en. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo


Claude-Joseph Vernet – The Ashmolean Museum A1036. Coastal Scene/La nuit (c. 1750s)

Claude-Joseph Vernet – The Ashmolean Museum A1036. Title: Coastal Scene (La nuit).  Date: c.1750s. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 97 x 123 cm. Acquisition date: 1967. Nr.: A1036. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Claude_Joseph_Vernet_-_La_nuit_(Ashmolean_Museum).jpg /. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.

Claude-Joseph Vernet – The Ashmolean Museum A1036. Title: Coastal Scene (La nuit). Date: c.1750s. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 97 x 123 cm. Acquisition date: 1967. Nr.: A1036. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Claude_Joseph_Vernet_-_La_nuit_(Ashmolean_Museum).jpg /. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Francesco Guardi – The National Gallery (London) NG2099. The Doge’s Palace and the Molo (c.1770)

Francesco Guardi – The National Gallery (London) NG2099. Title: The Doge's Palace and the Molo.  Date: c.1770. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 58.1 x 76.4 cm. Acquisition date: 1906. Nr.: NG2099. Source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/130229135@N05/15907718260/sizes/o/. I have changed the light of the original photo.

Francesco Guardi – The National Gallery (London) NG2099. Title: The Doge’s Palace and the Molo. Date: c.1770. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 58.1 x 76.4 cm. Acquisition date: 1906. Nr.: NG2099. Source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/130229135@N05/15907718260/sizes/o/. I have changed the light of the original photo.


Frederik Marinus Kruseman – private collection. Winterlandschaft (1856)

Frederik Marinus Kruseman – private collection. Title: Winterlandschaft.  Date: 1856. Materials: oil on oak panel. Dimensions: 29 x 38,5 cm. Inscriptions: CN Kruseman fc. 1856. (lower left). Auctioned by Hampel Fine Art Auctions in Munich, Amsterdam, on December 3, 2010. Source: http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-KpB7EAhNPVQ/VoM2NQ5jYxI/AAAAAAAA3fA/7cX3XHIFC7s/s1600/1856_%25D0%2597%25D0%25B8%25D0%25BC%25D0%25BD%25D0%25B8%25D0%25B9%2B%25D0%25BF%25D0%25B5%25D0%25B9%25D0%25B7%25D0%25B0%25D0%25B6%2B%2528Winter%2Blandscape%2529_29%2Bx%2B38.5_%25D0%25B4.%252C%25D0%25BC._%25D0%25A7%25D0%25B0%25D1%2581%25D1%2582%25D0%25BD%25D0%25BE%25D0%25B5%2B%25D1%2581%25D0%25BE%25D0%25B1%25D1%2580%25D0%25B0%25D0%25BD%25D0%25B8%25D0%25B5.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo

Frederik Marinus Kruseman – private collection. Title: Winterlandschaft. Date: 1856. Materials: oil on oak panel. Dimensions: 29 x 38,5 cm. Inscriptions: CN Kruseman fc. 1856. (lower left). Auctioned by Hampel Fine Art Auctions in Munich, Amsterdam, on December 3, 2010. Source: http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-KpB7EAhNPVQ/VoM2NQ5jYxI/AAAAAAAA3fA/7cX3XHIFC7s/s1600/1856_%25D0%2597%25D0%25B8%25D0%25BC%25D0%25BD%25D0%25B8%25D0%25B9%2B%25D0%25BF%25D0%25B5%25D0%25B9%25D0%25B7%25D0%25B0%25D0%25B6%2B%2528Winter%2Blandscape%2529_29%2Bx%2B38.5_%25D0%25B4.%252C%25D0%25BC._%25D0%25A7%25D0%25B0%25D1%2581%25D1%2582%25D0%25BD%25D0%25BE%25D0%25B5%2B%25D1%2581%25D0%25BE%25D0%25B1%25D1%2580%25D0%25B0%25D0%25BD%25D0%25B8%25D0%25B5.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo


Everhardus Koster – private collection. Ships on the River Ij, Amsterdam (after 1848 and before 1893)

Everhardus Koster – private collection. Title: Ships on the River Ij, Amsterdam.  Date: after 1848 and before 1893. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 67 x 98 cm. Sold by Sotheby’s in Amsterdam, on April 24, 2007. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Everhardus_Koster_-_Ships_on_the_River_Ij,_Amsterdam.jpg. I have changed the light of the original photo.

Everhardus Koster – private collection. Title: Ships on the River Ij, Amsterdam. Date: after 1848 and before 1893. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 67 x 98 cm. Sold by Sotheby’s in Amsterdam, on April 24, 2007. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Everhardus_Koster_-_Ships_on_the_River_Ij,_Amsterdam.jpg. I have changed the light of the original photo.


Frederic Edwin Church – Wadsworth Atheneum 1850.9. Hooker and Company Journeying through the Wilderness from Plymouth to Hartford, in 1636 (1846)

Frederic Edwin Church – Wadsworth Atheneum 1850.9. Title: 	 Hooker and Company Journeying through the Wilderness from Plymouth to Hartford, in 1636.  Date: 1846. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 102.3 x 152.9 cm. Nr.: 1850.9.  Source: http://argus.wadsworthatheneum.org/Wadsworth_Atheneum_ArgusNet/ViewImage.aspx?template=Image&field=DerivedIm3&hash=5b36493853d656ca5df9c578c9a5a887&lang=en-US. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.

Frederic Edwin Church – Wadsworth Atheneum 1850.9. Title:
Hooker and Company Journeying through the Wilderness from Plymouth to Hartford, in 1636. Date: 1846. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 102.3 x 152.9 cm. Nr.: 1850.9. Source: http://argus.wadsworthatheneum.org/Wadsworth_Atheneum_ArgusNet/ViewImage.aspx?template=Image&field=DerivedIm3&hash=5b36493853d656ca5df9c578c9a5a887&lang=en-US. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.


Jacob van Ruisdael – The Hermitage Museum ГЭ-936. Rivulet in a Forest (c. 1660s)

Jacob van Ruisdael – The Hermitage Museum ГЭ-936. Title: Rivulet in a Forest.  Date: c. 1660s. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 104.5 x 128 cm. Nr. ГЭ-936:  Source: http://www.hermitagemuseum.org/wps/portal/hermitage/digital-collection/01.+Paintings/44431/?lng=en. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.

Jacob van Ruisdael – The Hermitage Museum ГЭ-936. Title: Rivulet in a Forest. Date: c. 1660s. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 104.5 x 128 cm. Nr.: ГЭ-936. Source: http://www.hermitagemuseum.org/wps/portal/hermitage/digital-collection/01.+Paintings/44431/?lng=en. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Vladislav Osiptsov – private collection. Лето/Summer (2008)

Vladislav Osiptsov – private collection. Title: Лето/Summer.  Date: 2008. Materials: oil on on canvas. Dimensions: 27 x 43 cm. Source: http://s006.radikal.ru/i213/1401/2b/9d8dbf818d56t.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.

Vladislav Osiptsov – private collection. Title: Лето/Summer. Date: 2008. Materials: oil on on canvas. Dimensions: 27 x 43 cm. Source: http://s006.radikal.ru/i213/1401/2b/9d8dbf818d56t.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Johann Jacob Frey – private collection. View of Tivoli (after 1842 and before 1865)

Johann Jacob Frey – private collection. Title: View of Tivoli.  Date: after 1842 and before 1865. Materials: oil on on canvas. Dimensions: 100 x 137 cm. Sold by Dorotheum in Vienna, on April 21, 2016. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Johann_Jacob_Frey_Ansicht_von_Tivoli.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.

Johann Jacob Frey – private collection. Title: View of Tivoli. Date: after 1842 and before 1865. Materials: oil on on canvas. Dimensions: 100 x 137 cm. Sold by Dorotheum in Vienna, on April 21, 2016. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Johann_Jacob_Frey_Ansicht_von_Tivoli.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Jan van Goyen – The National Gallery (London) NG1327. A Scene on the Ice near Dordrecht (1642)

Jan van Goyen – The National Gallery (London) NG1327. Title: A Scene on the Ice near Dordrecht.  Date: 1642. Materials: oil on on canvas. Dimensions: 117.5 x 151 cm. Acquisition date: 1891. Nr.: NG1327. Source: http://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/paintings/jan-van-goyen-a-scene-on-the-ice-near-dordrecht. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.

Jan van Goyen – The National Gallery (London) NG1327. Title: A Scene on the Ice near Dordrecht. Date: 1642. Materials: oil on on canvas. Dimensions: 117.5 x 151 cm. Acquisition date: 1891. Nr.: NG1327. Source: http://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/paintings/jan-van-goyen-a-scene-on-the-ice-near-dordrecht. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Jacob van Ruisdael – Johnny van Haeften Old Master Paintings. A Wooded River Landscape with Figures Crossing a Bridge (c. 1660-1664)

Jacob van Ruisdael – Johnny van Haeften Old Master Paintings. Title: A Wooded River Landscape with Figures crossing a Bridge.  Date: c. 1660-1664. Materials: oil on on canvas. Dimensions: 60.9 x 75.4 cm. Inscriptions: JvRuisdael (JvR linked) (lower right). Source: http://johnnyvanhaeften.com/media/blog/RUISDAEL-VP4779-wooded-river-landscape.jpg/0/0/3. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.

Jacob van Ruisdael – Johnny van Haeften Old Master Paintings. Title: A Wooded River Landscape with Figures crossing a Bridge. Date: c. 1660-1664. Materials: oil on on canvas. Dimensions: 60.9 x 75.4 cm. Inscriptions: JvRuisdael (JvR linked) (lower right). Source: http://johnnyvanhaeften.com/media/blog/RUISDAEL-VP4779-wooded-river-landscape.jpg/0/0/3. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Hubert Robert – Musem of Fine Arts (Boston) 65.2653. L’Escalier des Lavandieres/Stairway of the Washerwomen (1796)

Hubert Robert – Musem of Fine Arts (Boston) 65.2653. TitleL'Escalier des Lavandieres (Stairway of the Washerwomen).  Date: 1796. Materials: oil on paper mounted on canvas. Dimensions: 60 x 41.9 cm. Inscriptions: H. ROBERT/1796 (lower right, on the wall).  Nr.: 65.2653. Source: http://www.mfa.org/collections/object/lescalier-des-lavandieres-stairway-of-the-washerwomen-33942. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.

Hubert Robert – Musem of Fine Arts (Boston) 65.2653. TitleL’Escalier des Lavandieres (Stairway of the Washerwomen). Date: 1796. Materials: oil on paper mounted on canvas. Dimensions: 60 x 41.9 cm. Inscriptions: H. ROBERT/1796 (lower right, on the wall). Nr.: 65.2653. Source: http://www.mfa.org/collections/object/lescalier-des-lavandieres-stairway-of-the-washerwomen-33942. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Evgeny Lushpin – collection of the artist. Evening in Annecy (2015)

Evgeny Lushpin – collection of the artist. Title: Evening in Annecy.  Date: 2015. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 61 x 97 cm. Source: http://lushpin.com/uploads/picture/image/Evening_in_Annecy.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.

Evgeny Lushpin – collection of the artist. Title: Evening in Annecy. Date: 2015. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 61 x 97 cm. Source: http://lushpin.com/uploads/picture/image/Evening_in_Annecy.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.