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 November, 2017

Joachim Ferdinand Richardt – The White House Art Collection 1963.508.1. The Independence Hall in Philadelphia (c. 1858-1863)

Joachim Ferdinand Richardt – The White House Art Collection 1963.508.1. Title: The Independence Hall in Philadelphia. Date: c. 1858-1863. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 96.4 x 166.7 cm. Nr.: 1963.508.1. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Ferdinand_Richardt_-_Independence_Hall_in_Philadelphia_-_Google_Art_Project.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Hubert Robert – private collection. Villa Farnese with Gardens at Caprarola (c. 1760s)

Hubert Robert – private collection. Title: Villa Farnese with Gardens at Caprarola. Date: c. 1760s. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 45.5 x 71.5 cm. Sold by Sotheby’s in New York, on January 29, 2015. Source: http://www.sothebys.com/content/dam/stb/lots/N09/N09302/433N09302_7BG83.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Aelbert Cuyp – National Galleries of Scotland NG 2314. Landscape with a View of the Valkhof, Nijmegen (c. 1655-1660)

Aelbert Cuyp – National Galleries of Scotland NG 2314. Title: Landscape with a View of the Valkhof, Nijmegen. Date: c. 1655-1660. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 113 x 165 cm. Nr. : NG 2314. Source: https://www.nationalgalleries.org/art-and-artists/4798/landscape-view-valkhof-nijmegen. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Giovanni Paolo Panini – private collection. View of the Campidoglio, Rome (1750)

Giovanni Paolo Panini – private collection. Title: View of the Campidoglio, Rome. Date: 1750. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 118.8 x 125.7 cm. Inscriptions: P. PANINI./ROMÆ 1750′ (lower left, on the wall). Sold by Christie’s in New York, on January 30, 2013. Source: https://www.google.ro/url?sa=i&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=images&cd=&ved=0ahUKEwi-gbzwl93XAhUSZFAKHdQXCHoQjBwIBA&url=http%3A%2F%2Fartinfo-images-500.s3.amazonaws.com%2Fasi2-108220%2F41.jpg&psig=AOvVaw2D8WRr6ijVXIRd_xGPUt44&ust=1511818212279813. I have changed the light, colors and contrast of the original photo.


Claude Gellée (Lorrain) – The National Gallery (London) NG12 . Landscape with the Marriage of Isaac and Rebekah (1648)

Claude Gellée (Lorrain) – The National Gallery (London) NG12 . Title: Landscape with the Marriage of Isaac and Rebekah. Date: 1648. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 152.3 x 200.6 cm. Nr.: NG12. Source: http://s019.radikal.ru/i644/1206/f8/c5c1aa4bd21c.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Hasui Kawase – private collection. Night View of Benten Shrine. Snow at Inokashira Park (1928)

Hasui Kawase – private collection. Title: Night View of Benten Shrine Snow at Inokashira Park. Date: 1928. Materials: woodblock print. Dimensions: 52.1 x 38.7 cm. Publisher: Watanabe. Source: https://data.ukiyo-e.org/jaodb/images/Kawase_Hasui-20_Views_of_Tokyo-Night_view_of_Benten_Shrine_Snow_at_Inokashira_Park-00038474-051003-F06.jpg.


John Atkinson Grimshaw – private collection. A Moonlit Walk (1882)

John Atkinson Grimshaw – private collection. Title: A Moonlit Walk. Date: 1882. Materials: oil on board. Dimensions: 22.5 x 45.5 cm. Inscriptions: Atkinson Grimshaw 1882+ (lower right). Sold by Sotheby’s in London, on December 17, 2015. Source: http://www.sothebys.com/en/auctions/ecatalogue/2015/victorian-pre-raphaelite-british-impressionist-art-l15133/lot.38.html


Canaletto – Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Antica in Palazzo Barberini. Venise, la Place Saint-Marc et la Piazzetta vers le sud (c. 1740)

Canaletto – Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Antica in Palazzo Barberini. Title: Venise, la Place Saint-Marc et la Piazzetta vers le sud. Date: c. 1740. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 68.5 x 91.5 cm. Source: http://p8.storage.canalblog.com/87/36/119589/103846437_o.jpg I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Ivan Shishkin – The Plyos State Museum-Reservation of Architectural History and Art. Луг на опушке леса. Сиверская/Meadow at the Forest Edge. Siverskaya (1887)

Ivan Shishkin – The Plyos State Museum-Reservation of Architectural History and Art. Title: Луг на опушке леса. Сиверская/Meadow at the forest edge. Siverskaya. Date: 1887. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 33 x 53 cm. Source: http://www.art-catalog.ru/data_picture_2016/picture/3/529.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Hubert Robert – The Bowes Museum B.M.264. Architectural Caprice with Bridge and Triumphal Arch (c. 1768)

Hubert Robert – The Bowes Museum B.M.264. Title: Architectural Caprice with Bridge and Triumphal Arch. Date: c. 1768. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 106 x 139.1 cm. Nr.: B.M.264 Source: https://www.mecd.gob.es/cultura-mecd/en/dms/mecd/cultura-mecd/areas-cultura/principal/novedades/museos/2011/arquitecturas-pintadas-en-el-thyssen/Thyssen_ArquitecturasPintadas04G.jpg.


Frederic Edwin Church – Carmen Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection CTB.1990.5 (loan at the Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza). Tropical Landscape (c. 1855)

Frederic Edwin Church – Carmen Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection CTB.1990.5 (loan at the Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza). Title: Tropical Landscape. Date: c. 1855. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 28 x 41.3 cm. Nr.: CTB.1990.5 Source: https://www.museothyssen.org/en/collection/artists/church-frederic-edwin/tropical-landscape I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Francesco Foschi – private collection. Winter Landscape with Travellers (c. 1730s-1770s)

Francesco Foschi – private collection. Title: Winter Landscape with Travellers. Date: c. 1730s-1770s. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 75 x 99 cm. Source: http://dipintiantichigiamblanco.it/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/big_20141241821430.foschi-23.jpg.


Willem van de Velde (II) – Rijksmuseum SK-C-1707. Dutch Ships in a Calm (c. 1665)

Willem van de Velde (II) – Rijksmuseum SK-C-1707. Title: Dutch Ships in a Calm. Date: c. 1665. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 86.8 x 120 cm. Inscriptions: willem:van velde f. Nr.: SK-C-1707 Source: https://www.rijksmuseum.nl/en/search/objects?q=sk-c-1707&p=1&ps=12&st=OBJECTS&ii=0#/SK-C-1707,0. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Willem de Heusch – Museum of Fine Arts (Boston) 17.1420. Italian Landscape with Peasants and Donkeys (c. 1660s-1680s)

Willem de Heusch – Museum of Fine Arts (Boston) 17.1420. Title: Italian Landscape with Peasants and Donkeys. Date: c. 1660s-1680s. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 96.3 x 111.1 cm. Inscriptions: W D H (joined); and falsely, JBoth f (lower right). Nr.: 17.1420. Source: http://mfas3.s3.amazonaws.com/objects/SC228779.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Hubert Robert – Musée du Louvre INV. 7650 . The Pont du Gard (1787)

Hubert Robert – Musée du Louvre INV. 7650 . Title: The Pont du Gard. Date: 1887. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 242 x 242 cm. Nr.: INV. 7650. Source: https://i.pinimg.com/originals/db/6c/a5/db6ca54452c09c17e04bb88e446d9945.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Bartholomeus van Hove – private collection. View of a Dutch City (c. 1810-1880)

Bartholomeus van Hove – private collection. Title: View of a Dutch City. Date: c. 1810-1880. Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 40 x 54 cm. Inscriptions: B J van Hove (lower left). Sold by Lempertz in Köln, on May 17, 2014. Source: https://www.lempertz.com/typo3temp/_processed_/csm_Lempertz-1029-1528-Old-Masters-and-19th-Century-Bartholomeus-van-Hove-View-of-a-Dutch-City_0c1fc272e8.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Alfred Sisley – Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nice. The Lane of Poplars at Moret-sur-Loing (1890)

Alfred Sisley – Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nice. Title: The Lane of Poplars at Moret-sur-Loing. Date: 1890. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 62 x 81 cm. Source: http://s1.lprs1.fr/images/2016/03/20/5642719_11-1-2055097727.jpg. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Ivan Pokhitonov – private collection. Fontaine de Tröst, Bulgaria (1886)

Ivan Pokhitonov – private collection. Title: Fontaine de Tröst, Bulgaria. Date: 1886. Materials: oil on panel. Dimensions: 16.5 x 27 cm. Inscriptions: signed in Latin, dated 86 and numbered 15 l.r.; further signed, dated and numbered on the reverse Sold by Sotheby’s in London, on June 6, 2017. Source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/gandalfsgallery/35524591650/sizes/o/. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Paul Bril – private collection. Landscape with a Hunting Party and Roman Ruins (c. 1617-1620)

Paul Bril – private collection. Title: Landscape with a Hunting Party and Roman Ruins. Date: c. 1617-1620. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 70.5 x 98.4 cm. Sold by Sotheby’s in New York, on January 31 -February 1, 2013. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Paul_Bril_-_Landscape_with_a_hunting_party_and_Roman_ruins.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.


Hubert Robert – The Hermitage State Museum ГЭ-4785. Landscape with the Ruins of the Round Temple, with a Statue of Venus and a Monument to Marcus Aurelius (1789)

Hubert Robert – The Hermitage Museum ГЭ-4785. Title: Landscape with the Ruins of the Round Temple, with a Statue of Venus and a Monument to Marcus Aurelius. Date: 1789. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 165 x 268 cm. Nr.: ГЭ-4785. Source: https://www.hermitagemuseum.org/wps/portal/hermitage/digital-collection/01.+paintings/37857. I have changed the light and contrast of the original photo.


Hasui Kawase – private collection. Lake Kizaki Shinshu (1941)

Hasui Kawase – private collection. Title: Lake Kizaki Shinshu. Date: 1941. Materials: woodblock print. Dimensions: 40 x 27.2 cm. Publishers: Watanabe. Source: https://data.ukiyo-e.org/jaodb/images/Kawase_Hasui-No_Series-Lake_Kizaki_Shinshu-00034392-050321-F12.jpg


Georg Pezolt – Salzburg Museum. Salzburg von einer Loggia (1850)

Georg Pezolt – Salzburg Museum. Title: Salzburg von einer Loggia. Date: 1850. Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: ? Source: http://img.memit.com/1134651/d8d823d447911b53b467dcfa3b9ffd2b.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.