Winterliche Stadtansicht by Charles Leickert
Winterliche Stadtansicht by Charles Leickert

Winterliche Stadtansicht

Winterliche Stadtansicht c1839 by Belgian Painter Charles Henri Joseph Leickert (1816 – 1907); a Dutch winter landscape artist.

This is a wonderful genre winter townscape scene depicting a small town comprising many three and four level buildings that are made up of homes … Read the rest

Venus and Adonis by François Lemoyne
Venus and Adonis by François Lemoyne

Venus and Adonis

Venus and Adonis c1729 by French Painter François Lemoyne (1688 – 1737); a Rococo Period Painter that specialized in large Allegorical ceiling paintings, and tutor French Painters to Charles-Joseph Natoire and François Boucher.

This Rococo period painting depicts Venus the Goddess … Read the rest

Reading Woman by Ivan Kramskoi
Reading Woman by Ivan Kramskoi

Reading Woman

Reading Woman (Portrait of Artist’s Wife) by c~1866 by Russian Painter Ivan Kramskoi (1837 – 1887); and an intellectual leader of the Russian Democratic Art Movement (The Wanderers or The Itinerants in English: A group of Russian realist artists who formed an artists’ … Read the rest

Das Blindekuhspiel by Johann Georg Meyer von Bremen
Das Blindekuhspiel by Johann Georg Meyer von Bremen

Das Blindekuhspiel

Das Blindekuhspiel c1868 by German Painter Johann Georg Meyer von Bremen (1813 – 1886); who specialized in creating Biblical art scenes as well as genre peasant and family scenes.

This is a wonderful genre scene of peasant children playing the … Read the rest

Children Fishing by George Morland
Children Fishing by George Morland

Children Fishing

Children Fishing c1788 by British Painter George Morland (1763 – 1804); best known for his rustic scenes of landscapes, farms, smugglers and gypsies that were inspired by Dutch Golden Age Paintings

This is a charming illustration of five children; two boys and … Read the rest

Diana and Her Nymphs by Francken and Keirincx
Diana and Her Nymphs by Francken and Keirincx

Diana and Her Nymphs In A Wooded Landscape

Diana and her Nymphs in a wooded landscape by Frans Francken, the Younger (1581 – 1642) and Alexander Keirincx (1600 – 1652)

This is a wonderful landscape presentation of a slow meandering river that … Read the rest

Idleness by John William Godward
Idleness by John William Godward

Idleness

Idleness c1900 by British Painter John William Godward (1861 – 1922), who’s career spanned the end of the Neo-Classical era. He also painted in the Symbolism, Aestheticism and Academic Art Movement Styles

A young beauty sits on a semi circular marble bench with a … Read the rest