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.

National Gallery of Canada

Jacob van Ruisdael – National Gallery of Art 1961.9.85. Landscape (c. 1670)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 53.2 x 60 cm. Inscriptions: JvR (in ligature, lower center on rock to left). Nr.: 1961.9.85. Source: http://www.nga.gov/content/ngaweb/Collection/art-object-page.46184.html. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.

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Canaletto – National Gallery of Canada 3718. St. Mark’s and the Clock Tower, Venice (c. 1735-1737)

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Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 132.8 x 165.1 cm. Acquisition date: 1930. Nr.: 3718. Source: https://fbcdn-sphotos-c-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-ash2/t1/425888_496560447029607_2000468253_n.jpg. I have changed the light, contrast and colors of the original photo.