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.

Ministry of Defence Art Collection (UK)

Francesco Guardi – Ministry of Defence Art Collection (UK). Bird’s-Eye View of Venice (c. 1740)

wmr_mod_mod5606_large

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 110 x 190 cm. Nr.: 89.38. Source: http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/arts/yourpaintings/images/paintings/mod/large/wmr_mod_mod5606_large.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.