Shepherd’s Idyll c1768 by French Painter François Boucher (1703 – 1770), who was also an accomplished draughtsman and etcher. He worked in the Rococo Style and is known for his idyllic classical themes, pastoral scenes and decorative allegories.
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Chester – The Cross Looking Towards Watergate Street
Chester – The Cross looking towards Watergate Street c1886/1903 by British Watercolor Artist Louise Ingram Rayner (1832 – 1924); a genre cityscape painter of the Victorian Era.
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Large Sculpture Gallery Built On Arches
Large sculpture gallery built on arches and lit from above (Galleria grande di Statue, la cui struttura è con Archi e col lume preso dall’alto) c1750 by Italian Artist Giovanni Battista Piranesi (1720 – 1778); … Read the rest
De Zuiderhavendijk in Enkhuizen
De Zuiderhavendijk in Enkhuizen c1868 by Dutch Painter Cornelis Springer (1817 – 1891); a Dutch 19th Century Cityscape painter.
This is a town view landscape painting by a canal in de Zuiderhavendijk, which is a street and harbor in … Read the rest
Interior View of St. Peter’s Basilica
Interior View of St. Peter’s Basilica c1750 by Italian Artist Giovanni Paolo Pannini (1691 – 1765); known as an architect and painter of his vistas of Rome, detailing the antiquities of that great city.… Read the rest
Schreierstoren (Defensive Tower) by Dutch Painter Willem Koekkoek (1839 – 1895); who hailed from the Northern Netherlands who is known for his landscape paintings as was the rest of his family, and spent his time working in the Hague, Utrecht, Amsterdam and London.
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