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shadesandshadows:  The Life of Buckingham followed by The Death...

5 days agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

shadesandshadows:  The Life of Buckingham followed by The Death of Buckingham, oil on canvas, exhibited as a pair in 1855, by Augustus Leopold Egg, British, 1816-1863. Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, Connecticut, USA.    EggShow More Summary

shadesandshadows:   Josephine and the Fortune-Teller, 1837, oil...

5 days agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

shadesandshadows:   Josephine and the Fortune-Teller, 1837, oil on canvas by Sir David Wilkie, Scottish, 1785-1841. National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland.   The fortune teller is predicting the elevation of Josephine to empress of France and the scene is taken from Josephine’s Memoirs of Napoleon published in 1829. Show More Summary

shadesandshadows:  Young French Marquise in Exile in Lausanne,...

5 days agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

shadesandshadows:  Young French Marquise in Exile in Lausanne, 1789, gouache on wove paper by Jean-Baptiste Mallet, French, 1759-1835. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., USA.   Only a few remnants of her wealthy former life can be found for this lady in exile with her children. Show More Summary

33331232324224113: laclefdescoeurs: A Still Life With Wild...

5 days agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

33331232324224113: laclefdescoeurs: A Still Life With Wild Strawberries And a Carnation In a Ming Dynasty, Wanli Period (1573-1619), Blue And White Kraak-type Barbed-rim Bowl, With Cherries And Redcurrants On a Wooden Ledge, Jacob van Hulsdonck his is the most specific title I’ve ever seen

lilithsplace: ‘Marine on the Italian Coast’, 1963 - Ludwik...

5 days agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

lilithsplace: ‘Marine on the Italian Coast’, 1963 - Ludwik Klimek (1912-1992)

amare-habeo: Joan Miro (Spanish, 1893-1983)Still Life - The...

5 days agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

amare-habeo: Joan Miro (Spanish, 1893-1983) Still Life - The Glove and the newspaper (Nature morte – Le Gant et le journal), 1921 

blackcoffeecinnamon: Hiroshige (1797-1858)   ?? Bird on Double...

6 days agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

blackcoffeecinnamon: Hiroshige (1797-1858)   ?? Bird on Double Cherry Branch,  1847-52

ein-bleistift-und-radiergummi: Lawren Harris ‘House in Autumn’

6 days agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

ein-bleistift-und-radiergummi: Lawren Harris ‘House in Autumn’

Via Figuration Feminine Agnès Tait, Woman with Flowers by the...

6 days agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

Via Figuration Feminine Agnès Tait, Woman with Flowers by the Sea

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