The Courtroom Of The Burgt Vrije, In Bruges by François Joseph Corneille Haseleer
The Courtroom Of The Burgt Vrije, In Bruges by François Joseph Corneille Haseleer

The Courtroom Of The Burgt Vrije, In Bruges

De Gerechtzaal Van De Burgt Vrije, Te Brugge (The Courtroom Of The Burgt Vrije, In Bruges) c1835 by Belgian Painter François Joseph Corneille Haseleer (1804 – 1890); a landscape, … Read the rest

An Oriental Beauty Lost In Thought by Federico Fernandez Y Gimenez
An Oriental Beauty Lost In Thought by Federico Fernandez Y Gimenez

An Oriental Beauty Lost In Thought

An Oriental Beauty Lost In Thought by Spanish Painter Federico Fernandez Y Gimenez (1841 – 1931); an Oriental genre painter of beautiful women.

This is a semi nude alluring genre painting of a … Read the rest

The Orient and the Occident by Nicaise de Keyser
The Orient and the Occident by Nicaise de Keyser

The Orient and the Occident

The Orient and the Occident c1854 by Belgian Painter Nicaise de Keyser (1813 – 1887); who specialized in portraiture and historical paintings and who was a main figure in the Belgian Romantic-Historical School of Painting.

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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

Portrait of Maria Alexeevna Matavtina by  Konstantin Makovsky
Portrait of Maria Alexeevna Matavtina by Konstantin Makovsky

Portrait of Maria Alexeevna Matavtina

Portrait of Makovsky’s Third Wife Maria Alexeevna Matavtina (1869-1919) c1900 by Konstantin Makovsky (1839 – 1915); specializing in Russian Historical paintings showing an idealized view of Russian life in past centuries.

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Woman And Roses by Auguste Toulmouche
Woman And Roses by Auguste Toulmouche

Woman And Roses

Woman And Roses c1879 by French Painter Auguste Toulmouche (1829 – 1890); who was known for his luxurious portraits of Parisian women.

This is a wonderful genre painting of a young Parisian women with auburn hair that is wearing a black … Read the rest

Portrait of Mrs. Howard-Johnston by Giovanni Boldini
Portrait of Mrs. Howard-Johnston by Giovanni Boldini

Portrait of Mrs. Howard-Johnston

Portrait of Mrs. Howard-Johnston before c1906 by Italian Painter Giovanni Boldini (1842 – 1931); an Italian genre and portrait painter who was known as the Master of Swish, due to the flowing brush strokes of his painting style.

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