Abbey in Ruins in Valencia Countryside by Wilhelm Gail
Abbey in Ruins in Valencia Countryside by Wilhelm Gail

Abbey in Ruins in Valencia Countryside

Abbey in Ruins in Valencia Countryside c1838 by German Painter Wilhelm Gail (1804 – 1890); an architectural painter.

This is a beautiful and tranquil scene of travelers in Valencia, Spain by the ruins of an … 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 Lady Jane Ellenborough by Joseph Karl Stieler
Portrait of Lady Jane Ellenborough by Joseph Karl Stieler

Portrait of Lady Jane Ellenborough

Portrait of Lady Jane Ellenborough c1831 by German Painter Joseph Karl Stieler (1781 – 1858); is known for his portraits of mid nineteenth century royalty.

This is a beautiful portrait of Lady Jane Ellenborough gazing skywards … Read the rest

Thanksgiving at Plymouth by Jennie Augusta Brownscombe
Thanksgiving at Plymouth by Jennie Augusta Brownscombe

Thanksgiving at Plymouth

Thanksgiving at Plymouth c1925 by American Painter Jennie Augusta Brownscombe (1850 – 1936); designer, etcher, illustrator and commercial artist.

This is recreation of her earlier 1914 painting; the First Thanksgiving at Plymouth, that omits the headdresses of the plains Indians … Read the rest

Mrs. Abington as Thalia by Engraver Francesco Bartolozzi
Mrs. Abington as Thalia by Engraver Francesco Bartolozzi

Mrs. Abington as Thalia

Mrs. Abington as Thalia c1783 by Italian Engraver Francesco Bartolozzi (1727 – 1815); as well as a painter, a founding member of the Royal Academy and known for popularizing the crayon method of engraving.

In this image Mrs. … Read the rest