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 March, 2017

Rubens Santoro – private collection. San Geremia and Palazzo Labia, Venice (c 1880-1940)

Rubens Santoro – private collection. Title: San Geremia and Palazzo Labia, Venice. Date: c 1880-1940. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 50 x 37.5 cm. Inscriptions: Rubens Santoro (lower right). Sold by Sotheby’s in New York, on Novermber 22, 2016. Source: http://www.sothebys.com/content/dam/stb/lots/N09/N09566/148N09566_97HRR.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.

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Claude-Joseph Vernet – The Hermitage Museum ГЭ-1197. Moonlit Scene in the Environs of Citta Nuova in Illyria (1761)

Claude-Joseph Vernet – The Hermitage Museum ГЭ-1197. Title: Moonlit Scene in the Environs of Citta Nuova in Illyria. Date: 1761. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 99 x 136 cm. Nr.: ГЭ-1197. Source: http://www.hermitagemuseum.org/wps/portal/hermitage/digital-collection/01.+Paintings/37268/?lng=en. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Meindert Hobbema – Städel Museum 783. Eingang zum Wald (c. 1663-1665)

Materials: oil on oak panel. Dimensions: 60 x 84.2 cm. Nr.: 783. Acquisition date: 1817. Source: https://sammlung.staedelmuseum.de/de/werk/eingang-zum-wald. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Frederic Edwin Church – The National Gallery of Art 2014.79.10. Niagara (1857)

Frederic Edwin Church – The National Gallery of Art 2014.79.10. Title: Niagara. Date: 1857. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 101.6 x 229.9 cm. Nr.: 2014.79.10. Source: http://www.nga.gov/content/ngaweb/Collection/art-object-page.166436.html. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Bernardo Bellotto – The Royal Castle in Warsaw. View of Cracow Suburb leading to the Castle Square (1774)

Bernardo Bellotto – The Royal Castle in Warsaw. Title: View of Cracow Suburb leading to the Castle Square. Date: 1774. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 115 x 170.5 cm. Source: https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/originals/54/d6/7e/54d67e25857cc7c67c66e91de2532af7.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Jean-Honoré Fragonard – The National Gallery of Art 1961.9.16. Blindman’s Buff (c. 1775-1780)

Jean-Honoré Fragonard – The National Gallery of Art 1961.9.16. Title: Blindman’s Buff. Date: c. 1775-1780. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 216.2 x 197.8 cm. Nr.: 1961.9.16. Source: http://www.nga.gov/content/ngaweb/Collection/art-object-page.46115.html. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Salomon van Ruysdael – private collection. A River View with the Town of Weesp (1650)

Salomon van Ruysdael – private collection. Title: A River View with the Town of Weesp. Date: 1650. Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 47 x 63.5 cm. Inscriptions: SVR (in ligature) 1650 FE. Sold by Sotheby’s in New York, on January 28, 2010. Source: http://www.sothebys.com/content/dam/stb/lots/N08/N08610/N08610-165-lr-1.jpg.


Koho Shoda – private collection. Lake Biwa (c. 1910s – 1920s)

Koho Shoda – private collection. Title: Lake Biwa. Date: c. 1910s – 1920s. Materials: woodblock print. Publisher: Hasegawa Dimensions: 25.4 x 18.4 cm. Source: http://www.scriptum.com/images/printslarge/Koholge.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Sophus Jacobsen – private collection. Moonlit Bay (c.1850s – 1910s)

Sophus Jacobsen – private collection. Title: Moonlit Bay. Date: c.1850s-1910s. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 76.2 x 127 cm. Sold by Christie’s in New York, April 25, 2016. Source: http://www.christies.com/lotfinderimages/D59898/sophus_jacobsen_moonlit_bay_d5989877g.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Camille Pissaro – The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. Rue Saint-Honoré, Sun Effect, Afternoon/La rue Saint-Honoré: effet de soleil, après-midi (1898)

Camille Pissaro – The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. Title: Rue Saint-Honoré, Sun Effect, Afternoon/La rue Saint-Honoré: effet de soleil, après-midi. Date: 1898. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 65.4 x 54.6 cm. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Camille_Pissarro_-_La_rue_Saint-Honor%C3%A9_(1898).jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.