The Comtesse d'Egmont Pignatelli in Spanish Costume by Alexander Roslin
The Comtesse d’Egmont Pignatelli in Spanish Costume by Alexander Roslin

The Comtesse d’Egmont Pignatelli in Spanish Costume

The Comtesse d’Egmont Pignatelli in Spanish Costume c1763 by Swedish Painter Alexander Roslin (1718 – 1793); portrait painter of the aristocratic families of Europe.

This is a beautiful and elegant lavish portrait of … Read the rest

The Lady with the Veil by Alexander Roslin
The Lady with the Veil by Alexander Roslin

The Lady with the Veil

The Lady with the Veil (the Artist’s Wife) c1768 by Swedish Painter Alexander Roslin (1718 – 1793); portrait painter of the aristocratic families of Europe.

This is a wonderful portrait of Marie Suzanne Giroust (1734 – 1772), … Read the rest

View of Canal Grande In Venice by Gustaf Wilhelm Palm
View of Canal Grande In Venice by Gustaf Wilhelm Palm

View of Canal Grande In Venice

View of Canal Grande in Venice c1860 by Swedish Painter Gustaf Wilhelm Palm (1810 – 1890); an art professor and landscape painter.

This is a beautiful, colorful and vibrant marine art scene of the … Read the rest

Marie Antoinette Queen Of France In Hunting Attire by Adolf Ulrik Wertmüller
Marie Antoinette of Austria, Queen of France by Adolf Ulrik Wertmüller

Marie Antoinette Queen Of France In Hunting Attire

Marie Antoinette Queen of France In Hunting Attire (1755 – 1793) c1788 by Swedish Painter Adolf Ulrik Wertmüller (1751 – 1811).

This is a beautiful portrait of Marie Antoinette of Austria, … Read the rest

Hypatia c1889 by Julius Kronberg
Hypatia c1889 by Julius Kronberg

Hypatia c1889

Hypatia c1889 by Swedish Painter Julius Kronberg (1850 – 1921); known for his decorative artwork

This is a portrait of the noted Greek Neoplatonist philosopher, astronomer, and mathematician Hypatia (between 350 & 370 – 415 AD); who lived in Alexandria, Egypt, that was … Read the rest

Sir James Hall of Dunglass by Angelica Kauffman
Sir James Hall of Dunglass by Angelica Kauffman

Sir James Hall of Dunglass

Sir James Hall of Dunglass (1761–1832), Geologist c1785 by Swedish Painter Angelica Kauffman (1741 – 1807); as well as a painter, a founding member of the Royal Academy and known for popularizing the crayon method of engraving.… Read the rest

Lady Elizabeth Christiana Hervey by Angelica Kauffman
Lady Elizabeth Christiana Hervey by Angelica Kauffman

Lady Elizabeth Christiana Hervey

Lady Elizabeth Christiana Hervey, Lady Elizabeth Foster, later Duchess of Devonshire (1759 – 1824) c1786 by Swedish Painter Angelica Kauffman (1741 – 1807); as well as a painter, a founding member of the Royal Academy and known for popularizing … Read the rest

Portrait Of Marie Antoniette of Austria by Martin van Meytens
Portrait Of Marie Antoniette of Austria by Martin van Meytens

Portrait Of Marie Antoinette of Austria

Portrait Of Marie Antoinette of Austria c1767 by Dutch-Swedish Painter Martin van Meytens (1695 – 1770); a court painter and painter of the aristocracy including such noted individuals as Marie Antoinette, Maria Theresa of … Read the rest

Maria Antoniette of Austria by Martin van Meytens
Maria Antoniette of Austria by Martin van Meytens

Maria Antoniette of Austria c1767 by Dutch-Swedish Painter Martin van Meytens (1695 – 1770); a court painter and painter of the aristocracy including such noted individuals as Marie Antoinette, Maria Theresa of Austria, Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor and his family as … Read the rest