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

A Capriccio of the Roman Forum by Giovanni Paolo Pannini
A Capriccio of the Roman Forum by Giovanni Paolo Pannini

A Capriccio of the Roman Forum

A Capriccio of the Roman Forum c1741 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

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Seven Putti Carrying A Garland Of Fruit by William Dickinson
Seven Putti Carrying A Garland Of Fruit by William Dickinson

Seven Putti Carrying A Garland Of Fruit

Seven Putti Carrying A Garland Of Fruit c1780-87 by German Engraver William Dickinson (1758 – 1787) from a painting by Flemish Painter Peter Paul Rubens (1577 – 1640)

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Marchesa Marianna Florenzi by Heinrich Maria von Hess
Marchesa Marianna Florenzi by Heinrich Maria von Hess

Marchesa Marianna Florenzi

Marchesa Marianna Florenzi (1802 – 1870) c1824 by German Painter Heinrich Maria von Hess (1798 – 1863); a member of the Nazarene Movement and primarily a painter of religious and mythological subjects.

This portrait of Marchesa Marianna Florenzi shows … Read the rest

Hunting in the Pontine Marshes by Horace Vernet
Hunting in the Pontine Marshes by Horace Vernet

Hunting in the Pontine Marshes

Hunting in the Pontine Marshes c1833 by French Painter Horace Vernet (Émile Jean-Horace Vernet 1789 – 1863); known for his Portraits, Orientalist and Battlefield scenes.

This is a dramatic and beautiful landscape scene of two men, one … Read the rest

Portrait Of Children by George Augustus Baker
Portrait Of Children by George Augustus Baker

Portrait Of Children

Portrait Of Children c1853 by American Painter George Augustus Baker (1821 – 1880); known for his miniatures and portrait paintings.

This is a wonderful idealized romanticism portrait that is rich in color, representing the innocent pleasures of childhood; as four … 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

Metgezellen Van Cadmus Door Een Draak Verslonden by Hendrick Goltzius
Metgezellen Van Cadmus Door Een Draak Verslonden by Hendrick Goltzius

Metgezellen Van Cadmus Door Een Draak Verslonden

Metgezellen van Cadmus door een draak verslonden (Companions of Cadmus Devoured by a Dragon) c1588 by Dutch Engraver, Draftsman, Painter and Print Publisher Hendrick Goltzius (1558 – 1617), after a Painting by Dutch … Read the rest